• Short Summary

    Quentin Reynolds narrates a letter to 'Mr Schickelgruber' - Hitler, about Russia's determination.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Another open letter to Mr Schickelgruber from Quentin Reynolds.

    M/S of Bob Danvers Walker in studio introducing Quentin Reynolds who is sat at a typewriter smoking a cigarette. He says he is glad to be special correspondent for Pathe Gazette. M/S over his shoulder as he starts typing the letter to 'Mr Schickelgruber'. M/S of Adolf Hitler ranting behind a microphone. Reynolds says Schickelgruber is a better name for him because it sounds like a bug which has crawled out of a log. Various shots of a man reading letter to Russian women from Russian soldiers on the front lines.

    Various shots of Russian scouts spotting and capturing a German lorry, M/S as they walk along with their prisoners. Various shots of Russian antiaircraft guns firing on German aeroplanes. Various shots of crashed and bullet ridden German aircraft. Various shots as bombs are unpacked and loaded onto Russian aeroplanes along with smaller bullets in strips. The aircraft taxis away and takes off. Various shots of the aeroplanes flying. Various shots of antiaircraft gun explosions. German prisoners are taken and walk along the road. M/S of Reynolds in the studio again.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1129.26
    Media URN:
    39298
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/09/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:26:00 / 01:46:22:00
    Canister:
    41/76

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