• Short Summary

    American troops observe Atom bomb test in Nevada Desert.

  • Description

    Frenchman Flats, Nevada, United States of America.

    GV Frenchman's Flats, Nevada - America's Atomic weapons testing ground.
    LV Night shot Head lamps moving towards flats
    SV Troops get off bus.
    MV Troops marching towards testing ground.
    SV Generals Swing, King and Mark Clark, United Nations Commander In Korea, watching.
    GV SV Troops seated on ground with backs to seat of explosion.
    LV Atom explosion, we see a flash of light, troops turn to look at mushroom.
    SCU Troops holding ears.
    LV Blast reaching troops.
    SCU Blast reaching troops, dust swirling.
    GV Troops watching mushroom cloud rising.
    SV Officers watching.
    SV Pan up mushroom cloud

    (Orig. F.G.) (Orig. "D")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3.17
    Media URN:
    26697
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/01/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:48:00 / 01:41:54:00
    Canister:
    52/6

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