• Short Summary

    F86 Jet, plastic cans containing anti-communist propaganda leaflets dropped into water.

  • Description

    Formosa (Taiwan).

    Documentation on file, American commentary.

    CU. Zoom in shot of map of Taiwan. LS. CU. Pilots running towards F.86 Sabre Jets and climbing into them. CU. F 86 Sabre Jet. CU. Pilot seated in cockpit. Various shots of Sabre Jets taking off and of them in flight. LS. Planes dropping bombs in field. LS of crews walking toward tanks and climbing into them CU of one of the crew seated in tank Various shots of tanks crossing the water. Various shots of Chinese troops preparing balloons with Chinese writing on them of the balloons forming a 'V' being released to drift over Red China. LS CU plastic cans containing anti-communist propaganda leaflets Various shots of frogmen loading plastic cans onto boats and taking them out of sea and dropping them where they can be picked up by the current and washed onto the mainland.


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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:26:00 / 01:35:14:00
    UN 3095 I

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