• Short Summary

    Material relating to the newsreel story "U.S. Reveals Atomic Work" - 52/17.

  • Description

    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "News From Korea" - 52/17.

    Same material as in Newsreel Story - American voiceover - first shot not superimposed with title.

    Oak Ridge, United States of America.

    U.S.A. harnessing atomic power for peaceful needs.

    Men working in nuclear cell. Uranium slugs are inserted into an atomic pile. A man turns knobs in control room. CU illuminated sign "Pile On". The nuclear slugs are kept under water. Containers are lifted out of the water and checked with a Geiger counter.

    MV. Men in hot cell using mechanical manipulators. CU. Hands going into manipulators SV. Back view man working manipulators behind 3-foot thick walls and liquid filled window. SV. Through window, mechanical hands picking up uranium slug. SCU. Men working manipulators. SV. Mechanical hands at work.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued / unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:32:00 / 01:12:34:00
    52/17 G (Selected Originals)

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