• Short Summary

    Floating oil rig near Australia and drilling platform in North Sea.

  • Description

    Title reads: "UNDERSEA HUNT FOR OIL".

    Australia and North Sea.

    Panning shot Port Welshpool, Australia. Panning shot floating oil rig, pan up the rig itself. L/S the Glomar Three. M/S men on board. C/U drill. M/S man operating rig. Aerial shot drill coming down through rig. L/S Glomar Three.

    Aerial shot German drilling platform "Mr. Louie" in the North Sea. C/U ditto. Aerial shot looking down legs of the platform stand. C/U drilling gear. M/S derrick, pan down. Angle shot looking up derrick to drill. C/U drill coming down. M/S men fixing another section of drill. C/U cable running off drum. Panning C/U drill descending. C/U man at control panel. Angle shot drill turning. Aerial shot platform.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1786.28
    Media URN:
    55105
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    21/01/1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:00:00 / 01:50:25:00
    Canister:
    65/7

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