• Short Summary

    Fishermen catch sharks in Sydney harbour. Australia.

  • Description

    Shark hunters.

    Sydney Harbour, Australia.

    M/S of fishing boat going out to sea. Various shots as they rig up the mackerel bait and throw it into the water. M/S's of tiger shark fins in the water. The fishermen hook one and spend time trying to reel it in. Good shots as they reel in the shark who puts up a big struggle. They run up the flag to show they have made a kill. M/S of the shark hanging up. M/S of the fishermen with the 9 sharks they have caught in one day. M/S of a woman standing by a shark. M/S of a hammerhead shark and its young hanging up. M/S large jawbone of shark.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1292.12
    Media URN:
    42971
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/08/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:39:00 / 01:22:03:00
    Canister:
    NSP 227

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