Man-Eaters Threaten Aussie Bathers 1950

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    Full title reads: "Man-Eaters Threaten Aussie Bathers".

    Greenwell Point, New South Wales, Australia.

    LV Seagulls flying over angling boat. TS of shark in water. SV Man throwing out baited line pan with line. CU Angler straining with rod. MV Elevated shark being pulled alongside. SV Elevated men trying to gaff threshing shark. SV Back view angler leaning back on rod. SV Threshing shark on rod. SV Threshing shark on gaff. MV Shark threshing in water after tearing away from gaff. CU Hand turning reel. SV Tail of shark secured by a rope pan down to shark floating on water. SV Launch sailing home. SV Shark being hauled onto quayside. SV Four sharks lying on quayside. People looking on. SV Giant shark laid out on quayside. Man with bucket throwing water over it. CU Shark's mouth propped open with stick. Man removes stick and jaws close.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/01/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    47302
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1446.13
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:19:00 / 01:14:45:00
    Canister:
    50/3
    Sort Number:
    50/003
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