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  • Short Summary

    Cuts (rushes, out takes) for FRANCE TO CENTRAL AFRICA in G 1157.

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    Cuts (rushes, out takes) for FRANCE TO CENTRAL AFRICA featured in G 1157. The original story is on Pathe Master tape *PM0370*.

    M/S of men filming one of the aeroplanes being wheeled out of the shed. Various shots of the aeroplane, it comes to a stop and the men secure it. M/S of the aeroplane, someone is in the cockpit. Another is wheeled out behind it, various shots of them both. Various shots of a cat standing in a crescent painted on the side of the aeroplane. M/S of a man, presumably Captain Pelletier Doisy, smoking a cigarette and fastening a hood on his head, he is talking to another man. Three of them stand with their backs to the camera. Four men pose in front of the aeroplane then get in. M/S of the two aeroplanes on the field, they taxi along and take off in the distance.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:38:00 / 01:23:41:00
    G 1157

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