• Short Summary

    Documentary film about events of early months of 1940.

  • Description

    Pathe have rights to clips in Time to Remember programmes but not to commentary or whole programme as screened.

    Reel 4.

    01:19:56 Operation: Dynamo. VS of the rescue of the British Expeditionary Force (BEF) from the beaches of Dunkirk, France. Good shots of the little ships and rescued soldiers. VS of Germans attacking. German Stuka dive bombers attack boats. More shots of rescue of soldiers. Good Dunkirk scenes. VS of food and cigarettes given to men on boats. VS of returning ships - some damaged.

    01:23:34 Dover, Kent. VS of men coming ashore. Trains carrying troops back to camps. Food and drink are provided for the troops.

    01:24:19 More ships return to Britain. Soldiers (and nurses) getting off ships.

    01:24:44 Lord Gort leaves a building in London.

    01:25:58 French troops coming ashore in England. VS of soldiers washing and cleaning themselves after escape from Dunkirk.

    01:25:20 Germans attacking in Dunkirk. More shots of boats leaving the beaches and turning home. More troops, some injured, disembark in England. Shots of troops getting new uniforms and clothes. VS of soldiers on trains being given food and drink.

    01:26:45 End of programme titles.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2245.04
    Media URN:
    75688
    Group:
    Documentaries
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1940
    Sound:
    sound
    hd format:
    HD Cam
    hd tape id:
    HD30
    hd time out:
    01:26:41:18
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:07:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:56:00 / 01:27:32:00
    Canister:
    TTR
    hd film id:
    HD30.04
    hd time in:
    01:19:08:00

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