• Short Summary

    Film appealing for contributions towards the Antarctic expedition of Dr Vivian Fuchs.

  • Description

    No titles. Fuchs' Antarctic Appeal.

    Various shots of Antarctic coastline taken from ship. LS ship 'Theron' tied up. Various shots 'Theron' cutting through ice. MS men with huskies. MS stern taken from bow.

    MS of pack ice. MS ship tied up on ice. MS snow tractor being unloaded. LS Auster plane being unloaded from ship. MS sledge loaded with stores being pulled by tractor. MS Dr Vivian Fuchs being interviewed by Captain Tuck about his Antarctic expedition.

    MS Marshal of the Royal Air Force, Sir John Slessor, speaking to camera asking audiences to contribute towards the expedition.

    See also UN 3031 A and UN 2934 C.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3258.05
    Media URN:
    90740
    Group:
    Documentaries
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1957
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:16:00 / 01:30:11:00
    Canister:
    DOCS

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