• Short Summary

    Footage of aid supplies being transported through Iran on the way to the Soviet Union during World War II.

    (Keywords: Second World War; WWII, supply route, Russia, USSR, Soviet Union, Persia, Persian Corridor, International Aid (Military))

  • Description

    Train moves off past camera
    TRACKING SHOT from moving train
    TRACKING SHOT from back of train showing single track railway line
    TRACKING SHOTs past mountain scenery and rocks (good shots)

    INT TRAIN
    Various of train driver in cabin

    EXT
    Mountain scnery
    Train along through rocky countryside (good shots)
    TRACKING SHOT from train entering tunnel
    Views of rocky mountain scenery and tunnel
    TRACKING SHOT from train coming out of tunnel
    Wide shot of train

    INT TRAIN
    Train driver inside cabin

    EXT
    TRACKING SHOT of ravine (valley) in mountains

    INT TRAIN
    Engineers plotting course of railway at table
    Background: Footage of aid supplies being transported through Iran on the way to the Soviet Union during World War II.

    (Keywords: Second World War; WWII, supply route, Russia, USSR, Soviet Union, Persia, Persian Corridor, International Aid (Military))

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA26MG5PT5U138MM9GHEFU8TTDB
    Media URN:
    VLVA26MG5PT5U138MM9GHEFU8TTDB
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/11/1941
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A
  • Part of…

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