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    FORTY-FIVE MILLION HEROES CAN'T BE BEATEN! - MIX TO - Everybody in the Front Line.?

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    SLATE INFORMATION

    LONDON, ENGLAND:
    Night Scenes.
    Gen. view silhouette of the Tower of London lit up by blazing docks.
    Gen. view cranes on dock side lit up by blaze.
    Semi view cranes lit up by blaze, firemen running across bridge.
    Long view warehouse sheds alight, river in foreground.
    Semi view warehouses alight.
    Gen. view barges along side dock alight.
    Gen. view flames leaping up from dockside. Long view building burning fiercely, firemen and hoses in foreground.
    Semi view flames out of windows.
    CU. flames out of windows, pan to burning roof.
    Semi view flames encircling building.
    Semi view flames around side side walls. Long shot firemen pulling pump past burning building.
    CU. burning debris.
    Gen. view blaze, pan up to cloud of smoke rising into sky.
    Long shot cargoe boat with blazing docks on either side.
    Semi view warehouses burning, roof collapses.
    CU. collapsed roof.
    Gen. view firemen bulling away hoses from burning shed.
    Semi view pulling hoses from burning shed.
    Gen. view of the dockside blaze.
    Long view barges well alight along the dockside, pan to fires on dock.
    Gen. view warehouse alight.
    Gen. view pan of the interior of warehouse showing blazing wares.
    Top view pan of blazing warehouse of which the roof has collapsed, pan to ship encircled by flames.
    Semi view firemen carrying injured colleague towards camera.
    Gen. view pan showing dockside blaze.
    Semi view firemen spraying hoses.
    Long view pan fire pumps along dock.
    CU. two firemen spraying hoses.
    Gen. view showing firemen coming towards pump with smouldering warehouse in background.

    Good Scenes.
    Gen. view cargoe boat encircled by blazing dock. pan to top view remains of warehouse.
    Gen. view remains of warehouse.
    CU. remains of warehouse showing columns which once supported it's roof.

    Day Scene. Long view docks in daylight, only scene of destruction is cloud of smoke rising in background.

    Night Scenes.
    Long view blazing dockside.
    Gen. view blazing dockside, outlining cranes, etc.
    Semi view pan of interior of blazing warehouses whose roofs have collapsed.
    Gen. view river in foreground blazing warehouses behind, pan to smoke rising in belting clouds.
    Semi view pan of the walls of warehouse alight firemen playing hose on roof.
    Semi view pan of warehouse alight.
    Gen. view 2 firemen inside warehouse.
    Gen. view 2 barges blazing.
    Long view of dockside ablaze.
    Long view of blaze at its height.

    Home Front; Ships and Boats; Civil Defence; Air Raids and War Damage; Camera Effects
    Background: FORTY-FIVE MILLION HEROES CAN'T BE BEATEN! - MIX TO - Everybody in the Front Line. The savagery of Nazi indiscriminate bombing is shown in these pictures. But are we downhearted - YOU SAID IT! Comprehensive report of night raids includes amazing dock fire

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    Film ID:
    VLVAC9BS539ZFBEO2XAWV9HSLDENW
    Media URN:
    VLVAC9BS539ZFBEO2XAWV9HSLDENW
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/09/1940
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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