Search For Michael Rockefeller Missing In… 1961

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    New Guinea.

    Title reads 'Rockefeller - Dramatic Films of New Guinea Search'.

    Aerial view flying over dense jungle of New Guinea. MS. & CU. Still photo of Michael Rockefeller holding spear - he is lost in New Guinea jungle and search is organised. MS. Michael's father Governor of New York Nelson Rockefeller and daughter Mary. LS. & CU. Rene Wassing Michael Rockefeller's Dutch companion speaking in front of press and camera. LS. Natives paddle canoes on river. LS. Flying boat starting run for take off on river with two black men in foreground. Air to air shot of the flying boat. Aerial shot from the place flying over jungle - part of an area is being cleared. Various shots of black people hacking at undergrowth with hatchets. MS. Governor Rockefeller and daughter. MS. Governor Rockefeller speaking - natural sound. He expresses his gratitude for the help he received in search for his son. Aerial shot from plane flying over jungle.

    (Comb. F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 04/12/1961.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1961
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    77975
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2611.09
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:09:00 / 01:18:54:00
    Canister:
    UN 3565 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 3565 A
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