• Short Summary

    Deep-sea diver investigates wreck of destroyer off Malta.

  • Description

    In sea off Malta.

    Various shots of deep-sea diver Jimmy Hodges filming coral reefs and shoals of fish using underwater camera. Various shots of Hodges filming wreck of sunken wartime destroyer "Maori". Various shots of man in small boat, he is surrounded by bits of diving and camera equipment to send down to Hodges. M/S of lighting equipment being lowered below water. More shots of shipwreck, beam of light from underwater torch hits bits of wreck. Underwater shot of boat's propeller in action. M/S of Hodges climbing rope ladder to surface.

    Hodges is working for the Admiralty Research Laboratory.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1373.09
    Media URN:
    44974
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/05/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:36:00 / 01:15:06:00
    Canister:
    NP 296

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