• Short Summary

    A flying boat takes off from Sunderland to rescue four explorers surveying in Greenland, stopping to refuel in Reykjavik, Iceland

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Secrets Beyond the Ice Barrier

    EUROPE: Various:

    AEROPLANES R.A.F.etc etc Sunderland takes off from Britain to pick up four explorer which have been surveying Greenland's extent..... Aerial sho Rejkyvik and at Ella Island shots of dogs and equipment left behind...Flies over great barriers of rock and ice-fl Aerial shots of tent in icy wilderness.. touches down on lake.. paddle ashore..shots landing..finding the men

    DINGHY (Rubber etc.) Shots as airmen come ashore in Greenland in rubber dinghy to bring off scientists stranded on frozen wastes

    DOGS.. Shots of huskies and other dogs used in the Arctic Regions by explorers on Ell Island etc etc

    GREENLAND. Four explorers picked up after 3 months of survey work.. in the frozen uncharted regions of north coast..Aerial shots of the area.. and shots of small tent in middle of great ice expanse.. Men come ashore in rubber dinghy save the 4 scientists

    ICEBERG Shots of small icebergs off Greenland's coast etc etc frozen over lakes etc etc

    ICE AND THAW Aerial shots of ice-floes and frozen over lakes on Greenland.

    ICELAND. Aerial shots of Reykjavik on search for explorers.

    Exploration

    air views, aerials, ice, iceberg, survey, surveyors, exploring
    Background: A flying boat takes off from Sunderland to rescue four explorers surveying in Greenland, stopping to refuel in Reykjavik, Iceland

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5R4GUL8U9IALL40JYTC1WDJCZ
    Media URN:
    VLVA5R4GUL8U9IALL40JYTC1WDJCZ
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/09/1951
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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