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  • Description

    Title reads: "Camera snaps bank thief".

    New York City, United States of America (USA).

    G/V interior New York bank. C/U automatic movie cameras fitted on the wall. C/U another of the cameras. Angle shot third of the cameras. High angled L/S bank counter from the automatic cameras: on left of second pillar cashier, Miss Kilkenny, is handing over a thousand dollars to a man who has handed her a threatening note. The robber starts to run out of the bank dropping some of the money, two bank clerks start to give chase. C/U one of the cameras. L/S bank counter with Miss Kilkenny being helped by another worker away from the counter. C/U Miss Kilkenny at the counter.

    Note: cameras perform similar crime preventing function to modern Closed Circuit Television Cameras (CCTV).

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/09/1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    51265
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1593.27
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:59:00 / 01:50:41:00
    Canister:
    59/75
    Sort Number:
    59/075
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Science & Technology Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    Pathe VT picks Bank robbery Banking Bank Interiors Bank Robbery
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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