• Short Summary

    Finest pictures yet taken of British submarines on active service, convey vivid idea of wartime life under-sea craft.

  • Description

    SV INT. sub. men playing cards.
    LV man asleep on bunk.
    SV and CU INT. battery room.
    LV sub. at dawn.
    SV crew working instruments for diving.
    Shot showing water over sub. submerging... IN ROLL NO.11983

    SV crew watching dials.
    CU turning handle.
    Shot showing sub. under water which disappears pan up to sea.
    SV sailor operating periscope switch.
    SCU periscope comes up and commander looks through.
    CU periscope at top of sea.
    GV sub. comes to surface. S
    hot showing torpedo fire.
    GV, STV, GV and STV sub. guns fire.
    GAV sub. at speed.
    LV sub. at sea.
    SV crew on conning tower.
    SV pan crew on conning tower keeping lookout.
    CU Jolly Roger and Ensign flags flying.

    GOOD SCENES: Shots of subs. at sea, crew at controls, Commander looking through periscope, officer at charts, air views of subs. at sea.

    Navy - Active
    Background: Finest pictures yet taken of British submarines on active service, convey vivid idea of wartime life under-sea craft.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7JS51F6QAD64SC3LJ8M7VDAMI
    Media URN:
    VLVA7JS51F6QAD64SC3LJ8M7VDAMI
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/05/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A
  • Part of…

    DEFENCE: British submarines on active service

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