• Short Summary

    The big Freeze -up turns North- Sea trawler into a "Birthday cake" of solid ice.

  • Description

    Hamburg, Germany.

    SCU. Ship just coming into port all frozen. Icicles hanging all over it. Camera panning with ship (title super over)

    CU. Ship's structure encased in ice. Camera panning left with ship as it comes to halt showing front half of ship and crew throwing ropes onto quayside. CU. Fishing nets, etc. CU. Taken on board ship showing rigging and cabin in background. CU. Ship's rigging hanging with heavy icicles. LV. Along ship showing men unfreezing and shipping away. CU. Man unfreezing ice. TV. Man chipping away ice from ship's gear. SCU. Man breaking away hanging ice with hammer. (2 shots). GV. Ship from quayside.

    (Lav.) (Orig.B.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    569.02
    Media URN:
    31479
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/02/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:10:00 / 01:01:52:00
    Canister:
    56/13

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