• Short Summary

    Spy Rudolph Abel exchanged for Garry Powers.

  • Description

    Various.

    Title reads 'Headlines in the U.S. - The Abel for Powers Exchange'.

    Various shots of Rudolph Abel, Russian spy who was sentenced to 30 years in prison. CU. Photographs of Garry Powers in his pilot uniform. Various flashback shots of Gary Powers trial in Russia - he was sentenced for 10 years in prison. The two spies are exchanged after long negotiations between the two governments.

    (Comb. F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 15/02/1962.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2619.21
    Media URN:
    70249
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:05:00 / 01:35:44:00
    Canister:
    UN 3593 C

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "Garry Powers" in title and text should read Francis Gary Powers.

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