• Short Summary

    Material relating to newsreel story 'U.S. Arctic Air Base' - 52/79.

  • Description

    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story 'U.S. Arctic Air Base' - 52/79.

    Same material as in Newsreel Story - American voiceover - first shot not superimposed

    Thule, Greenland. American Airforce planes are based here to enable them to bomb Russia.

    SV. Map of Arctic regions, pan up to Arctic Circle, showing Thule. CU. Thule on map. GV. Snowcapped mountains in Greenland & GV. GV. Flying over coast of Greenland. CU. Type looking through astro-dome, of aircraft. GV. New Airfield, showing barrack blocks. SV. Heated hangar under construction. LV. Towards, aircraft landing. CU. Nose of aircraft. SV. Two officers walking up steps of northern-most post office. CU. Notice on Post Office. GV. Sunset over airdrome.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    30.32
    Media URN:
    27508
    Group:
    Selected originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:12:00 / 01:37:03:00
    Canister:
    52/79 B (Selected Originals)

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