• Short Summary

    Canadian soldiers test out cold weather clothes in special refrigerated cold room.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Ottawa Heatwave - Army Men Freeze in Frig".

    Canadian National Research Council, Ottawa, Canada.

    SV Canadian Laboratory workers up steps and look at thermometer.

    CU Thermometer reads 95 degrees.

    GV Interior - men prepare to test equipment in refrigerator cold room, dressed in arctic clothes.

    SV Man in arctic clothes putting snow into coffee pot.

    CU Another man lighting cigarette.

    SV Two men in front of tent preparing coffee.

    SV Man drinking coffee from mug and then tips ice cube out of mug into palm of hand.

    CU Man outside cold room placing glass of water through hatchway.

    SV Man inside cold room takes glass of water from hatchway.

    CU hand holding glass of water which turns slowly to ice.

    SV Two men in arctic clothes crawl into tent.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1421.29
    Media URN:
    46314
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/08/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:17:00 / 01:43:14:00
    Canister:
    49/68

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