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  • Short Summary

    German youths invade Heligoland in protest against its use as a RAF Target.

  • Description

    Heligoland (also known as Helgoland), German Island in North Sea

    GROUP OF GERMAN YOUTHS 'INVADE' HELIGOLAND IN PROTEST AGAINST ITS USE AS R.A.F. TARGET.

    CU. Newspaper with headlines about the affair being slipped in front of camera one after the other. LS. Faint outlines of the island over the sea. MS. Nose of ship going through sea. Heligoland in background. LS. Heligoland, snow-covered, as seen from ship. LS. Bomb damage wreckage on Heligoland (2 shots). LS. Coastline of Heligoland. MS. Pressmen on board boat docked at Heligoland to visit the 'squatters'. LS.MS. Two of the 'squatters' carrying basket of supplies through snow (2 shots). LS. Two of the 'squatters' and dog walking along. LS.MS. Group gathered round entrance to blockhouse (2 shots). MS. Party on shore waving to pressmen as they leave on boat. SCU. Two 'squatters' raising flag.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2543.21
    Media URN:
    68421
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1951
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:23:00 / 01:43:35:00
    Canister:
    UN 2332 D

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