Retrospective documentary about the use of aircraft in wartime.
01:09:46 Aerial shots of cloudscapes. Lyrical voiceover about how until recent times the skies had no role to play in the world of men. "The sky had nothing to do with history." But then "the sky became an arena". Winston Churchill's...
Night shots of massive fires + clearing up and rescue work the next morning.
Review of international news stories from that year.
Good footage of burning buildings in a Burmese town after a Japanese raid.
Scenes of the fighting and bombing of Stalingrad.
Queen Mary opens memorial gardens at St James' Church, Piccadilly.
Massive fires blaze in shops on Ilford High Road; aftermath looks like bomb damage.
Tottenham Timber Yard fire.
Children growing flowers and keeping rabbits at London's blitz site.