• Short Summary

    A converted liner is damaged in action with the Germans and calls in at Rio for repairs.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Alcantara At Rio".

    Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

    VS of the damaged liner ship 'Alcantara' steaming into Rio harbour, the liner which has been converted into a warship was damaged in action with German sea raider. Shots of the damage inflicted during the conflict.

    VS of seamen from the ship sight seeing and drinking beer in Rio.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1053.43
    Media URN:
    21057
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    22/08/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:05:00 / 01:41:40:00
    Canister:
    40/68

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