• Short Summary

    Royal Navy fleet attacks harbour at Tripoli.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Bombardment of Tripoli".

    Tripoli, Libya.

    Various shots of Royal Navy fleet on warships on Mediterranean. Various shots of aeroplane taking off from deck of carrier. Various shots of fleet taken from on board a warship. C/U of officer drawing line on map. Various shots of soldier lifting bombs out of hold. C/U of soldier writing in chalk on bomb: "This'll make you whistle". M/S of soldiers on prow of ship.

    Various night shots. L/S of sun setting over sea, warships are on the horizon. C/U night shot of officer looking through binoculars. Various night shots of shell fire exploding.

    L/S, taken during day, of battleships at sea. L/S of bomber flying, pan to show red ensign flag.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1115.23
    Media URN:
    38848
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/05/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:39:00 / 01:23:57:00
    Canister:
    41/41

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