Material relating to the newsreel story "Smugglers Ahoy" - 56/3
Selected Originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Smugglers Ahoy" 56/3
An mute cut, has an Italian title card "Oparazione sigarette"
Tyrrhenian Sea, Italy.
Aerial. Ship seen from above SV. Italian Customs men in conference over a map. CU. of officer gets report, leaves desk. CU. of officers hand tracing on map. SCU. Crew entering helicopter. CU. of backside of pilot of 'Copter. SCU. of helicopter taking off. Shot from ground looking up to helicopter Shot from 'Copter of Harbour. Shot from 'Copter of Destroyer leaving Harbour. SCU. of destroyer passing camera leaving harbour. CU. of officer on destroyer looking through binoculars. CU. of pilot of 'copter speaking through mike. GS. From Helicopter of smugglers vessel. Shot from another plane of 'copter going towards smugglers vessel Shot from customs vessel with machine gun in foreground. CU. of officer at ships wheel. GS. Smugglers vessel and 'copter flying round. SCU. Smugglers vessel from Helicopter. SCU. From 'copter of destroyer or customs launch working towards smugglers vessel as smugglers try to abandon their contraband & GS. from launch Shot from plane looking down at 'copter circling smugglers and launch tied alongside. CU. Smugglers officers embarking on smugglers launch. SCU. Customs officers searching crew, CU. Customs officer searching crew. CU. Customs officers searching crew. CU. Customs officer searching parcels and taking cigarettes out. CU. of crew being escorted from vessel. Shot from 'copter of launch and smugglers vessel etc.
(Lav.) (Orig B)