• Short Summary

    Follow up on Munich Air Disaster - Matt Busby and his Babes lie in hospital.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Report From Munich".

    Germany. More on the tragic air crash featuring Manchester United's Busby Babes.

    GV Crashed 'Elizabethan' airliner laying in heavy snow at Munich Airport. LV Panning shot of security men patrolling the wreckage. SV Panning shot of the port engine covering all open and where the engine has been torn away from its mountings. LV Wrecked house that the aircraft hit. SV Panning shot of the interior of the plane showing tipped up seats and general debris.

    GV Munich's Iser Hospital where the injured were taken. SV Lettering on the wall outside the hospital reading "Krankenhaus - Rechts der Gsar". SV Interior shot with Man Utd Manager Matthew Busby lying in oxygen tent, nurse approaches him. CU Matt Busby turns his head to speak to the nurse and camera pans up to the nurse and back to Matt. CU Doctor opening cabinet door where blood plasma is stored, he takes a bottle out and writes on it.

    LV Two of the injured lying in beds, one nearest the camera with his face covered by a towel and in the background lies Jackie Blanchflower with tube coming from his nose. CU Doctor talking to Blanchflower. CU Jackie Blanchflower raises his head from the pillow for a moment and then drops back again. SV Another man with his left arm bandaged and a tube coming from his nose. LV Two more of the injured lying in beds. CU Ray Wood lying in bed with his head bandaged. SV Another man with tube coming from his nose. LV Bill Foulkes lying in bed with his head and jaw bandaged, camera pans showing Bert Scanlon with his head bandaged and another man in the background. (Lav.)

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:48:00 / 01:11:17:00

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