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  • Short Summary

    A forest fire is fought in Canada.

  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    Ontario, Canada.

    Air shot of the forest fire. Several shots of men loading fire fighting equipment onto seaplane. Close up shot of man with axes. Close up shot of pilot closing doors of aircraft. Seaplane taking off. Back view, men fighting fire. Close up shot of the fire raging. Close up shot of fire fighter looking up. Air shot of fire. Air shot of moose walking out of river onto bank. Towards, men running. Men unloading fire fighting equipment from plane. Close up shot of fire fighting equipment being loaded from small boat. Men pulling hoses into forest. Several close up shots of fire fighters at work. Fire fighters at work. Close up shot of pencils pointing on map. Air shot of the fire with lots of smoke rising up in the air.

    Possibly connected with 48/56 - MD.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1518.51
    Media URN:
    59732
    Group:
    Unknown sel originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:23:00 / 01:55:26:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 031 L

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