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  • Short Summary

    Material relating to newsreel story "Target Nevada" - 53/21.

  • Description

    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Target Nevada" 53/21.

    Material for newsreel story. - extra shots.

    Nevada, United States of America.

    Aerial views of a B 50 bomber in flight. Women check machines. Men look over meteorological maps. Observers look out waiting for test. Helicopter takes off. Atomic cloud. More shots of plane. CU of pilot. Different planes in flight. Engineers check equipment. CU sign saying "Danger Radiation". Plane on ground being washed down. Various planes take off. Officers at meeting. Briefing of pilots and crews by American Air Force Officer. Scientists put on goggles and masks. Observers watch explosion and then remove goggles to test eyesight. Various shots of planes damaged by nuclear blast. Mushroom clouds. Various shots of people observing test. CU bomb aimer. Various shots of the Nevada Desert.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    66.07
    Media URN:
    28241
    Group:
    Selected originals
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:08:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:27:00 / 01:33:40:00
    Canister:
    53/21 A (Selected Originals)

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