• Short Summary

    New destroyer M3 is launched in Rio, Brazil. President Vargas attends.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Brazil launches destroyer.

    Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

    L/S of ship in dock. M/S of destroyers M1 and M2 side by side. Various shots of the dockyards. M/S of M3, the new destroyer, crowds wave from the quay. M/S of President Getulio Dornelles Vargas walking up the steps to the launching platform. Various shots of the ship and workers. M/S as an unnamed woman smashes the champagne against the side of the ship and it moves off. Various shots as it slides down into the sea as crowds cheer and wave. Various shots of the ship in the water.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1135.06
    Media URN:
    39480
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/10/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:06:00 / 01:09:13:00
    Canister:
    41/85

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