• Short Summary

    Pathe war correspondent Quentin Reynolds reports from Libya.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "QUENTIN REYNOLDS - OUR SPECIAL REPORTER - BACK FROM LIBYA".

    London & Libya.

    Close up shot of Pathe war correspondent Quentin Reynolds seated at Pathe Gazette news desk talking to camera. His commentary forms track for rest of item.

    A Brigadier talking to war correspondents while he shaves at desert encampment. Tanks advancing across desert, quite fast. They past burning German tank.

    Various shots of British solders jumping from backs of lorries and running through wall of smoke. Various shots of German and Italian prisoners marching across the desert.

    Note: Reynolds has a very morose, deadpan voice - like cartoon character 'Droopy'.

    Note: mute version of this item exists on *PM1065*.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1141.05
    Media URN:
    39670
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/12/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:32:00 / 01:08:27:00
    Canister:
    41/103

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