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  • Short Summary

    An item showing dramatic demonstration of a gas attack in Paris. France.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Death from the air - gas attack demonstration in Paris.

    Paris, France.

    Various shots of Paris lit up at night. C/U of finger ringing alarm bell, various shots of large speakers. M/S's as levers are pulled and lights are extinguished. M/S of people putting their gas masks on. M/S of three aeroplanes in searchlights. M/S as guns are fired, M/S of people in gas masks carrying those who have been gassed. M/S of searchlights and guns fired. Men carry the casualties. M/S of searchlights picking out the aeroplanes. Various shots of people in their gas masks helping others.

    Note: the soundtrack to this item is missing.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    893.32
    Media URN:
    13159
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    22/10/1936
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:36:00 / 01:53:47:00
    Canister:
    36/85

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