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  • Short Summary

    Material relating to newsreel story 'London to Sydney Boeing 707 on New Route" - 67/27.

  • Description

    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "London to Sydney Boeing 707 on New Route" - 67/27.

    Technicolor.

    Similar footage to cut story. Interior shots of aeroplane and food being served. M/S group of Fijian children smiling. C/U man looking at plane menu. C/U sign 'Wai District School Lomawai'. M/S couple in New York cafe. M/S plane taxiing. Various shots of signs in New York. Interior shots of cockpit. M/S pan down Tiffany & Co. to people outside. M/S plane. Various shots passengers. M/S woman in Honolulu putting garland round woman's neck and kissing her on cheek. Various shots passengers in plane getting served with food. C/U crabs. M/S fish grotto. M/S as plane taxis, aerial view Fiji. Aerial view mountains.

    Various shots woman with baskets of limes, pan down to little child. M/S Fiji. Aerial shots of it, pan along coast. M/S Fijian children playing volley ball. Their teacher starts to talk to them. M/S woman bathing her baby in a primitive bath tub. C/U's Fijian men with flowers behind their ears. Aerial shots of coastline and bay. M/S plane coming in to land.

    Pan across Sydney harbour. M/S bridge, pan across to harbour. M/S Sydney Opera House. Various shots big buildings. Travelling shot over Sydney harbour bridge. M/S as helicopter flies and lands people disembark. M/S buildings in New York. Travelling shot from plane. Aerial shots lands and airfield below. M/S tall buildings. M/S people in cafe. M/S people walking along street. M/S Golden Gate bridge. M/S plane coming in to land and taxiing along.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2025.02
    Media URN:
    56180
    Group:
    Selected originals
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:08:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:39:00 / 01:19:13:00
    Canister:
    67/27 A (Selected Originals)

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