• Short Summary

    Canadian whale fleet is back in business.

  • Description

    Canada.

    GV. Whaler ship at sea, & LV. SV. Men pointing. LV. Whale blowing. LV. Harpooner in bows, & SV. CU. Harpoon gun. LV. Harpoon is fired, pan to where the harpoon has struck the whale. CU. Seaman signalling. SV. Man operating capstan. LV. Pan, the whale alongside the ship. CU. Men fitting fresh harpoon into gun. LV. Man in crow's nest. CU. As he sights whale. GV. The whale blowing. CU. Harpooner signalling. Top shot as he fires harpoon. Pan to the whale. The explosive charge in the harpoon goes off. LV. Men working on deck. SV. Pan, whale tied alongside whaler. GV. The whaler coming into home port. GV. Whale is dragged ashore, & LV.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1793.18
    Media URN:
    55250
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    01/05/1966
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:07:00 / 01:35:32:00
    Canister:
    66/35

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