• Short Summary

    Footage of huge avalanche in Germany.

  • Description

    Avalanche kills three in Watzmann mountain in Germany.

    C/U Man looking through binoculars at mountain in distance. L/S of mountain with mist over the top. M/S Trapped vehicles coming along snow covered road. C/U Tracks of vehicle ploughing through snow. M/S Group of men looking upwards and pointing to mountain. L/S of mountain side with avalanche in progress. C/U Avalanche snow falling down the side of mountain camera pans down to show course of avalanche. C/U Avalanche screen is filled with snow.

    M/S Rescuers with skis over shoulders. C/U Rescuers looking at map. C/U Rescuers talking map spread out in front of them. M/S helicopter rescuers in foreground helicopter is just taking off. L/S Group of rescuers talking C/U German helicopter airborne. L/S Helicopter mountain in background making its way towards scene of tragedy. View from helicopter showing one of crew. L/S Helicopter showing one of crew. L/S Helicopter passing side of mountain M/S Panning shot side of mountain. C/U Woman with dark glasses talking with group of people who are not seen.

    C/U looking down at two people's feet with rucksack on ground one person takes out a wallet from the rucksack pan up to show two people looking inside wallet. C/U Person's hand looking inside wallet which contains passport of the missing person. L/S Looking across lake with mountain in background small building on edge of lake.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:02:00 / 01:17:11:00

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