• Short Summary

    Footage of several Atom Bomb tests in the Nevada desert in America.

  • Description

    Nevada, United States of America (USA). Atom Bomb testing in the Nevada Desert.

    GV Atom Bomb exploding (for super title) GV House and vehicles in Doom Town built to test bomb. GV Wax models of family seated around living room. SV Model of child. SCU model of baby. GI laying woman in bed. Model of mother and child. Cars and passengers in model car park. LV Troops marching into slit trench. Troops in trench. MV Atomic bomb exploding. LV spectators wearing goggles. LV Smoke and dust drifts across the desert. Troops walk forward using Geiger Counter to measure radioactivity. GV. Airfield with B50 bombers at dispersal. LV. B-50s on airfield. SV. Nose of B 50. GV. Lookout point near target. LV Aircraft parked around blast centre to show damage. GV Atom blast. Views of explosive effect on planes. Atomic mushroom cloud. LV. Towards B.50 in flight. CU. Pilot. SCU. Navigator. CU. Bomb aimer SV. B. 50 in flight. CU. Pilot wearing oxygen mask. SV. B.50. opening bomb doors. A.V. Target area. CU. Pilot adjusting anti-flash goggles. CU. Ground observers wearing goggles. LV. Ground observers wearing goggles. & SV. LV. Target. CU. Bombardier releasing atom bomb. GV. Aerial atomic explosion.

    (Lav & F.G.) (Orig "C") Selected Originals exist for this item - see other records.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    66.05
    Media URN:
    28239
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/03/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:15:00 / 01:24:22:00
    Canister:
    53/21

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