• Short Summary

    Comic item with actor pretending to read a Lord Haw Haw speech.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "'NASTY' NEWSREEL WITH LORD HAW HAW"

    Sound over title of the radio signal and music that preceded every broadcast from Germany by Haw Haw (William Joyce). M/S Actor impersonating Haw Haw reading a comic version of the type of broadcast that Haw Haw gives over the radio. L/S and M/S of barrage balloons rising.

    C/U of hand throwing dart M/S of woman crossing road with pet lamb on lead. L/S Covent Garden porters race with baskets. M/S of actor reading comic broadcast. C/U Man eating razor blades and broken glass. Various shots of Turkeys in field. M/S of group of men in pub. C/U of woman wearing cabbage leaf as a hat. L/S of cottage. C/U actor reading his script of broadcast. L/S of large football crowds. M/S of goal being scored.

    L/S Broadcasting House. L/S of country pub the "Tally Ho". M/S of vintage car in rain. M/S of man riding vintage bicycle M/S Two women wearing 19th century clothes. M/S of actor reading the broadcast a lie detector behind him blows up, the actor remarks "Churchill again !". M/S of model boat and toy soldiers. C/U of destination on front of bus "Jericho". L/S Double decker bus going to "Jericho". M/S of cartoon sequence showing Hitler being blown up.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1031.03
    Media URN:
    20485
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    25/12/1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:45:00 / 01:07:34:00
    Canister:
    39/101

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