• Short Summary

    Avalanches in the Alps are shifted by mortar fire before they get too big.

  • Description

    Alps.

    GV. Pan up mountain side. SV. Man climbing up mountain with discharge gear, & SCV. SCU. Erecting gear. CU. Setting firing gear. SCU. Putting in charge. CU. Putting match to charge. GV. Gun firing, pan with shell as it shoots out. SCV. Charge bursting on snow covered mountain side. SV. Snow beginning to pour down mountain, pan with it. SCV. Another charge bursting. GV. Pan with snow pouring down mountain. SV. Snow pouring down. & SV. (2 shots).

    (Lav.) (Orig 'F')

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    517.10
    Media URN:
    30634
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    11/04/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:14:00 / 01:38:23:00
    Canister:
    55/29

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