• Short Summary

    Famous scenes of model house being destroyed by atom bomb tests.

  • Description

    Nevada Desert, United States of America (USA).

    Atomic bomb explodes. Mushroom cloud rises. Effects on model house as the shockwave blasts it away. A civil defence observer inspects the damage. Views of model house further from blast site - less damage. Views of Dummies used to test effects. Another shot of the house being burned by the power of the atom bomb.

    Selected originals exist for this item - see other records.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    68.15
    Media URN:
    28258
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/04/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:00:00 / 01:33:47:00
    Canister:
    53/24

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment