• Short Summary

    Film showing the explosion of the first atomic bomb to be tested at Bikini, nicknamed 'Able' and dropped by B-29 bomber 'Dave's Dream'.

  • Description

    GV mushroom cloud from McKinley. AV of same. V over Blandy's shoulder. View of Forestall looking thru glasses. CU ditto Semi CY of mushroom cloud. Tiltup of mushroom cloud. View of chart showing bomb drop. Cameramen shooting from plane View of explosion from ship level AV of mushroom cloud rising. SV of smoke clearing and ship starting to appear. SV of mushroom cloud halo showing. AV tiltup of cloud. CU Air V of top of cloud. AV tiltup to top of cloud.
    Background: Film showing the explosion of the first atomic bomb to be tested at Bikini, nicknamed 'Able' and dropped by B-29 bomber 'Dave's Dream'.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACVQFXXH8MMVXY5RC8S7OPK9LJ
    Media URN:
    VLVACVQFXXH8MMVXY5RC8S7OPK9LJ
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/07/1946
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A
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