• Short Summary

    Royal Air Force pilots flying and relaxing in Australia.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Title reads - 'Demon pilots of Australia'.

    M/S R.A.F. (Royal Air Force) pilots and ground crews relaxing at camp, camera pans across them to 'Silence' notice. C/U number of hits marked on side of plane. M/S pilot reading and smoking, C/U as he smiles. Various shots two pilots playing with a possum (?) which walks over their arms. M/S pilots holding parakeet. M/S big fish being put in net. C/U as donkey eats man's cigarette.

    C/U's workers manufacturing bullets. C/U pilot giving thumbs up. Various good shots Spitfires taking off. C/U of plane in air. Good shots of Boomerang aeroplane being put through tests, it spins around and flies upside down. Various shots of wrecked Japanese aircraft littered on ground. M/S pilots and ground crew sat on Japanese aeroplane and waving.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2088.08
    Media URN:
    62857
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:06:00 / 01:25:27:00
    Canister:
    UN 1442 E

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