• Short Summary

    Underwater volcano in Pacific causes island of rock to rise out of sea.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Birth of an island".

    Pacific ocean.

    Aerial shots of smouldering rock in middle of sea, clouds of smoke rise from it and the ocean boils around it. The island has risen out of sea after underwater volcano, part of Japan's volcanic chain. Photographers take pictures of the world's newest island from aeroplane.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1376.30
    Media URN:
    45058
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/03/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:26:00 / 01:55:05:00
    Canister:
    46/24

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