• Short Summary

    Girls work in French factories at high pressure, turning out parachutes for the air force.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Sister Susie's Sewing Chutes, Too, Nowadays

    FRANCE: Paris:
    INT
    Long view fabric..girls walk towards.
    CU fabric.
    CU electric cutter...cutting 100 thicknesses at once.
    Gen. view pan girls working in sewing room.
    Semi view 3 parachutes hanging from ceiling pan down to girls attaching cords.
    CU top of parachute showing hole.
    Angle shot thru' chute.
    Semi view man & girl folding parachute.
    CU arranging cords.
    CU putting knob in parachute.
    CU pan down man buckling on parachute.
    Semi CU man turns round..track towards.

    Long view parachute lands ... IN ROLL 4017

    Women; Industries, Trades and Crafts; Airforce - Active; France; World War 2 (World War Two, World War II, Second World War)
    Background: Girls work in French factories at high pressure, turning out parachutes for the air force.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA713X427VTAQ4I8ZPDOJWDLF9N
    Media URN:
    VLVA713X427VTAQ4I8ZPDOJWDLF9N
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/03/1940
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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