• Short Summary

    Two thousand Belgian fishermen and their families have formed themselves a small community in Devon.?

  • Description

    ENGLAND: Devon: Brixham:
    INT
    PAN men and women sitting at tables drinking at Belgian club
    Five men and women toasting each other
    Four men playing cards

    AT SEA:
    EXT
    Various of trawlers heading out to sea
    Various of trawler coming in towards harbour
    Bow of trawler into harbour, harbour in background
    Trawler at sea and mass of seagulls flying round
    Various of sea gulls flying
    Close up seagull standing on buoy, flies away, trawlers in background

    Brixham:
    Two fishermen sitting on edge of boat in harbour
    Close up of two fishermen
    Close up woman repairing fishing net
    Shot from trawler loading ice down chute
    Close up loading ice down chute
    Close up ice loaded into hold in deck of trawler
    Close up trawler in harbour

    AT SEA:
    AERIAL (AIR VIEW) trawlers out to sea
    Fishermen hoisting nets out of trawler
    Winches letting out rope on deck
    Mass of seagulls around trawler
    Close up fisherman
    Close up fish in basket
    Man loading fish into basket
    Man washing fish

    Brixham:
    Fishermen bringing baskets of fish up steps on to land

    AT SEA:
    Trawler at sea

    CENSORED SCENES:

    Brixham:
    Mass of trawlers in harbour
    Shot through barbed wire of trawlers in harbour
    Trawlers in harbour, houses in background
    Crowd of people on quayside PAN to trawler in dock

    Exiles; Ships and Boats; Great Britain
    Background: Two thousand Belgian fishermen and their families have formed themselves a small community in Devon. They mostly work in fishing and their own trawlers include fifty used in the Dunkirk evacuation.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6DHR3G7FYOJ4HWET14LU0R9RR
    Media URN:
    VLVA6DHR3G7FYOJ4HWET14LU0R9RR
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/07/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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