• Short Summary

    News pictures of the century show volcano eruption at its height. Film taken by airplanes?

  • Description

    LV American M.P. watching steam gushing from cracks in pavement.
    CU steam gushing form pavements.
    Angle shot group of Americans standing on lava.
    GV pan mass of red hot molten lava rumbling along.
    American soldier taking photo.
    Nearer shot ditto.
    SV Americans holding hands up to face for protection against terrific heat.
    LV mass of molten red hot lava rumbling along.
    GV looking across bay of Naples and Vesuvius. BLUE.

    GOOD SCENES. ALL AIR VIEWS.

    GV of Naples and Vesuvius.
    GV looking across bay of Naples and Vesuvius.
    CU of smoke.
    SCU ditto.
    SCU ditto.
    SCU Volcano and smoke rising.
    CU ditto.
    LV of Volcano.
    SV lava down side of Volcano pan thru clouds
    LV of Volcano.
    GV pan of lava.
    GV of Volcano. pan side of Volcano.
    TV of Volcano.
    Air View of Country.

    Naples:
    Big GV looking across bay of Naples and Vesuvius erupting.
    GV LOOKING ACROSS BAY of Naples and Vesuvius.
    GV of Naples and Vesuvius.
    GV looking across bay of Naples and Vesuvius.

    Good Scenes.

    Disasters and Accidents; Italy; Environment
    Background: News pictures of the century show volcano eruption at its height. Film taken by airplanes brings views never before seen of lava shooting from crater. San Sebastiano evacuated just before wall of lava burns its way into town.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABQ7SELI3C68WEO118SGV9895V
    Media URN:
    VLVABQ7SELI3C68WEO118SGV9895V
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/03/1944
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A
  • Part of…

    ITALY: Vesuvius volcano erupts

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