• Short Summary

    More London blitz bomb damage, (day and night scenes).

  • Description

    England

    A Heavy German Blitz on London. London, England Night shots. GV pan of fire blazing. SV blaze. Shot of 13 (?) flares coming down. SV 3 firemen playing hose. SV blaze. LV firemen on escape with hose, smoke behind. SV firemen on escape with hose pan to blaze. Shot of 15 flares coming down pan to 6 more flares. LV burning building pan to GV burning building. Shot through trees of burning building. Pan shot: Various sections of building ablaze. FSV building burning. Day shots. SV building burning pan to blazing window in basement. Track shot towards of blazing window. TV shot looking down into gutted building burning. GV showing smoke over London. SV smoke past chimneys. TS building and flames out of windows. CU of flames out of window. TV showing various buildings ablaze. STV showing various buildings ablaze. Shot looking down into gutted building, pan up to other buildings. Long shot of firemen and smoking building. Shot through doorway of building of debris falling. TV pan showing strewn wreckage of Nazi plane over buildings. SV smoke and ruins of building, ARP men in foreground. LV Pan of ruins of building. SV twisted girder. SV gas mains burning. SV gas main burning pan to debris. SV old boy brushing trousers pan to wreckage. CU old boy smiling. GV wrecked building, child in front of building. SV Cat among ruins. LV firemen having tea. CU fireman eating. CU firemen drinking slip pan. Pan mass of hoses to fire pumps, people past. LV firemen in water playing hoses. SV firemen in water playing hoses. Pan debris down street showing people and traffic.

    Wimbledon, England: [QUERY] TV showing wreckage of another bomber in field. CU wreckage pan to hole in ground. LV wreckage.
    ORIG. NEG & BLUE FROM ORIG. NEG.

    CENSORED SCENES.

    GV Large London buildings - some damaged - firemen with hose in background. SV ARP men digging amongst debris pan to large damaged building, and smoke. GV damaged building and mass of debris - firemen and ARP men trying to get fire under control. GV Pan down from a not very badly damaged building to smoking wreckage. SCU blitzed buildings - debris all around - smouldering fire. SV damaged building smoke pouring out from same - pan to CU clouds of smoke and debris on ground. GV damaged buildings - firemen playing hose onto building people wandering about amongst debris, pan to ARP men having refreshments at mobile canteen. SV wrecked building - debris all around - man and woman stepping over debris.

    ORIG. NEG.

    GOOD SCENES.

    GV burning building - debris all around - 3 firemen playing hose on building, more damaged buildings along street. SCU Pan 3 firemen playing hose on building - damaged building and debris in background. GV street with damaged buildings, debris in the road and on pavement - fireman's ladder at end of street. Long shot (angle) fireman at top of ladder playing hose on to the roof of building - pan down water streaming off the roof of same building. SCUTV Pan of burning buildings. CU fierce flames. Pan down from SV of flaming building to smoke. Good CU of fiercely raging flames coming out of window of building. CU flames out of window. SV buildings - sign to the left of picture - "This residence to be let" building in background with flames shooting out of the windows. GV fireman at the top of ladder playing hose. SV blazing roof - hose playing on same. SCU 2 firemen playing hose on burning building. SV Large London buildings - fireman's ladder by one building - fireman playing hose on burning building. SCU 2 firemen in bombed street with water container pan up to hose playing into burning building. GV bombed street - firemen playing hose on to burning building. CUTV elderly gentleman standing in road pan to wrecked church. LV cat walking through debris. GV pan of wrecked church. CU woman crying - holding a few clothes on her arms. STV burning buildings. CU flaming building. SV through window interior of house of fire. SV pan of burning buildings to fireman at top of fireman's ladder. GV fireman at top of ladder playing hose onto building below pan to water from hose onto flames. SV demolished houses pan to more completely demolished houses.

    England: A Heavy German Raid on London. Kensington, England LV wreckage in street in Kensington. CU propellor SV wreckage and wheel on ground. CU wreckage and wheel.

    Air Raids and War Damage; Airforce - Active; Self-Reference; Germany; Great Britain
    Background: More London blitz bomb damage, (day and night scenes).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4PIN1A0BZZ6H379CY45MLAQGP
    Media URN:
    VLVA4PIN1A0BZZ6H379CY45MLAQGP
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/04/1941
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A
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