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  • Short Summary

    American law enforcement forces work to fight increasing numbers of kidnappers.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "G-Men Get Busy - New US Drive Against Kidnappers".

    United States of America (USA).

    Ext. of building - possibly justice dept. MS J Edgar Hoover seated behind desk. VS of scientists at work in forensics laboratory (presumably for the FBI - Federal Bureau of Investigation). Demonstration of fingerprint comparison. Recreation of kidnapping - man is tied up and blindfolded. CU of dots of blood on mans forearm. VS of man being taken away - presumably kidnapper. CU Newspaper headline "Milne Tells Of Kidnap Torture". VS of Wanted Poster and other information being printed. FBI firing range in use.

    N.B. Item found in Unidentified Gazettes reel. May be missing item from 36/4.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1903.08
    Media URN:
    61220
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/01/1936
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:28:00 / 01:09:56:00
    Canister:
    36/4 / UNI GAZ ROLL 3

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