• Short Summary

    A Government Official film showing the uses for scrap metal, and appealing for householders to mobilise it.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Government Official Film" - Short trailer film

    MOBILISE YOUR SCRAP

    Title: 'Notice to every householder - your scrap metal is wanted for munitions.' 'Mobilise your scrap'

    CU Tin cans being thrown into a box. A man empties rubbish into a rubbish truck. People rummage on rubbish dump. Various scenes of metal crushing machines and people handling the compressed blocks. Cranes. A car crusher. Various scenes of industry and metal smelting. WS Ship leaving harbour. Various shots dissolving into each other: battleships, tanks and planes at war, gun fire and munitions factories. Voice-over repeats 'mobilise your scrap'. End title: 'Mobilise your scrap'

    NB: item was originally part of Gazette issue 42/40.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2911.15
    Media URN:
    84040
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    18/05/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:11:00 / 01:46:37:00
    Canister:
    42/40 (TRAILERS)

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