• Short Summary

    US forces stage spectacular night air manoeuvres.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: A.R.P. Spreads to America

    USA: New York, Farmingdale:
    EXT/NIGHT
    AIR VIEW Farmingdale at night..showing lights.
    Gen. view & CU planes lined up in field..ticking over.

    INT
    Long view man turns off electricity.
    CU night-porter turns off electricity.
    2 semi views of Gen. Andrews looking at map with officers.
    Semi view sound-locator working.
    Semi view range-finder.
    Semi view searchlight working.
    Shot searchlight shining on airplane.
    Shot of parachute flares dropping.
    Semi view searchlights & flares on ground.
    CU searchlight.
    Long & gen. views anti-aircraft gun firing.

    Good Scenes.
    Air view flares & one searchlight.
    2 Silhouette shots of men working anti-aircraft gun.
    CU searchlight working.
    Air view searchlights on ground.
    Air view flares in air.
    Semi view air-raid syren going off...daytime.

    Sound Effects. Men say "10.30 Lights out." Natural sound of airplane engines & syren, & guns firing.

    Airforce - Active; Civil Defence; United States of America
    Background: US forces stage spectacular night air manoeuvres.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA40I00W6FCNTLQS10JLGFLJ6UX
    Media URN:
    VLVA40I00W6FCNTLQS10JLGFLJ6UX
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/05/1938
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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