• Short Summary

    Material relating to newsreel story "Struggle Pit For GI's" - 53/24.

  • Description

    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Struggle Pit For GI's" 53/24.

    Material from Newsreel Story - American Voiceover - first shot not superimposed.

    United States of America. GIs use a fighting pit to encourage their aggressive natures.

    LV. 50 G.I's charging each other in pit. (for super title.) SV. American soldiers fighting in pit, trying to throw each other out Pan, as men are thrown over side of pit. LV. G.I's fighting GV. Top view, G.I's struggling in pit. SV. G.I's trying to throw opposite team out of pit. SV. G.I's struggling trying to throw opposite team out of pit. SV. G.I's struggling in centre of pit. Two men pick up a third and run with him towards camera. SV. G.I's throwing third man out of pit. SV. Three G.I's left in pit trying to throw out last number of opposite team. SV. G.I's applauding. SV. Last man thrown out of pit.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    68.21
    Media URN:
    28263
    Group:
    Selected originals
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:25:00 / 01:38:08:00
    Canister:
    53/24 C (Selected Originals)

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