French soldiers set up powerful searchlight somewhere on Western Front.
World War One. Belgium or France (somewhere on Western Front).
French Army soldiers installing a large searchlight. Shows crew moving large light up a hill; turning it around. C/U front of the searchlight; a few men are adjusting it, one man kneels on ground talking into a field telephone. Night shot of man silhouetted in front of the searchlight, the light is on and bulb cover opened like a door. He then closes the door; screen goes black.
Modified WPA record.