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    Unused / unissued material -

    Title reads: "Unusual Pictures: 'Copter Rescues In Mexico". American voiceovered newsreel material.

    Mexico. American sailors help to rescue people by helicopter and boats.

    LS People on rooftop of marooned house. Top shot: people on roofs from helicopter, writing on roofs. LS Street - helicopter flying in distance. LS People in swimming costumes standing on top of shop canopy. CU Boat picking up man from water. CU People wading towards rescue boat. Top shot from helicopter: people on rooftop. Shot over pilot's shoulder: people on rooftop. LS of transport plane dropping supplies. Top shot from helicopter: devastation. Top shop from helicopter: man on roof waving. Top shot from helicopter: man being lifted by rope into helicopter. Top shot from helicopter: devastation. Shot over pilot's shoulder.

    (F.G.) Old record suggests material dates from around 20/10/1955.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1950 - 1959
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    82178
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2804.05
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:42:00 / 01:16:52:00
    Canister:
    UN 2778 E
    Sort Number:
    UN 2778 E
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Religion & Politics War & Revolution Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    Mexico
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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