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    Full title reads: "THE WORLD IN FOCUS - THREE YEARS AFTER..."

    SUPER FORTRESSES AT SCAMPTON
    Scampton, Lincolnshire - Close up shot of a turret and tail assembly of B-29 Super Fortresses aircraft, pan to long shot of B-29 landing. B-29 on tarmac. Camera pans with plane. Another B-29 just touched down. Camera pans with the plane. Superfort crew outside aircraft. Air Vice Marshal Guest talking to pilot of Superfort. Air Vice Marshall Guest talking to pilot of Superfort. Two American crew members outside aircraft. Towards camera, B-29 taxiing into dispersal. Side view of B-29 taxiing. Four Royal Air Force men standing under wing of Superfort, pan to American crew unloading gear. Close up shot of American crew member standing outside, pan to another crew member. Side view of Superfort, pan to another B-29 just entering dispersal.

    ATOMIC RESEARCH STATION PICTURES FROM HARWELL
    Harwell, Berkshire - Close up shot of road sign 'Harwell'. General view of Atomic Research Station at Harwell. Tracking shot into gates of establishment, pan to policeman as he asks for passes. Policeman waves on. Policeman inspecting pass of one of the leading Harwell scientists, Sir John Cockroft. Towards, Sir John Cockroft with Professor Blackett and Professor Colburn. Back view of Sir John Cockroft with pressmen taking photographs of him. Close up shot of Sir John Cockroft. Long shot of a building of the establishment. Scientists round cyclotron. Cyclotron research team talking in front of machine. Top shot of Van de Graaf generator. Scientist steps forward to inspect generator with hand lamp. Control room with controller at desk and another scientists in background (Cockroft in centre). Close up shot of Sir John Cockroft. Three scientists, one has long rod at the end of which a capsule is attached. He puts capsule in lead container. Close up shot of a girl operating equipment used to measure radio activity of the irradiated capsule. Close up shot of a capsule being placed into lead container.

    CHURCHILL RECEIVES FREEDOM OF CARDIFF

    Cardiff, Wales - Close up shot, pan with Winston Churchill waving from open car which moves through crowded street. Close up shot of the women waving. Long shot of Churchill walking to platform to receive the Freedom of the City of Cardiff. People applauding. Close up shot of a man applauding. Churchill on platform, crowd applauding. Close up shot of a man applauding. Churchill signing Freeman's Roll. Pan down the audience. Close up shot of Churchill speaking (natural sound). He talks about the dangers of modern world and the right way to protect from those. Long shot of the audience applauding. Churchill on platform being applauded.

    ITALIAN RIOTS FOLLOWING THE SHOOTING OF COMMUNIST LEADER TOGLIATTI".

    Rome, Italy - Close up shot of hands holding newspaper 'Momento-Sera' - headlines talking about attempted assassination of Communist Leader Palmiro Togliatti. Newspaper seller. Man with armful of newspapers. Another newspaper seller. High angle shot of massed crowd on streets of Rome. Soldiers in crowd. Soldiers in jeeps at back of crowd. Three men standing on rostrum - one waving papers. High angle shot of massed crowd waving fists in the air - giving communist salute. General view of the people in street. People in street, stones and bricks scattered on square. Soldiers in jeeps mounting pavement. Jeep speeds along pavement. Various high angle shots of massed crowds demonstrating and marching along the streets of Rome and outside the hospital where Togliatti was taken.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/07/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    46751
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1434.10
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:04:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:51:00 / 01:22:37:00
    Canister:
    48/59
    Sort Number:
    48/059
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    Categories
    Travel & Exploration Science & Technology Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    B29 Bombers
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