• Short Summary

    Warships being designed and built - part of drive to recruit more dock workers.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Ships, ships and more ships".

    Location of events unknown.

    Item helping recruitment drive to find more dockers to work in shipyards.

    L/S of convoy of warships at sea. Various shots of German U-boat above water with good view of swastika flag. Various shots of a wrecked merchant ship. C/U of a torpedo dropping into the water, the camera pans with the trail left by the torpedo as it passes through the sea.

    L/S of twin engined German bombers in flight. C/U of hand pulling lever. C/U of bombs dropping from beneath the fuselage of aircraft. L/S of explosions at sea.

    Various shots of draughtsmen at work designing ships. Various shots of a foundry at work. Various shots of a shipyard at work.

    Montage of warships being launched. L/S of convoy at sea.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1109.08
    Media URN:
    38535
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/03/1941
    Sound:
    sound
    hd format:
    HD Cam
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:25:00 / 01:09:42:00
    Canister:
    41/21

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