• Short Summary

    The RAF at work - overflying German cities and dropping propaganda leaflets.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "With the Air Force".

    Shots of bomber planes on ground.

    CU Pan along faces of RAF pilots. CUs of aerial photographs of German cities including Munster, Osnabruck, Harburg. Intercut with shots of planes flying and RAF crew on ground looking at maps.

    VS of reconnaissance aircraft in flight and taking off.

    VS of cargo of leaflets being loaded into a bomber, the crew then go aboard.

    MS Interior member of crew pushing leaflets into chute.

    Cut to CU of the leaflets dropping out of the aircraft.

    Planes come in to land.

    VS of the airmen at their base after their return from the leaflet raid, several good CUs. of Royal Air Force crew.

    Shots of Pilots meeting Egyptian visitor.

    N.B. This item is very confused and doesn't fit too well together. May have been re-edited at some point.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1033.30
    Media URN:
    20232
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/01/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:17:00 / 01:34:47:00
    Canister:
    40/7

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