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Movietone’s War Time News - Reported by Leslie Mitchell: Canterbury Bomb Damage

Series

Series Name
British Movietone News

Issue

Issue No.
700
Date Released
2 Nov 1942
Date submitted
3 Nov 1942
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Movietone’s War Time News - Reported by Leslie Mitchell: Kane Punches Way to Title Fight
  2. 2Movietone’s War Time News - Reported by Leslie Mitchell: Toughening Up to Meet Rommel
  3. 3Movietone’s War Time News - Reported by Leslie Mitchell: Mrs "FDR" Sees Britain’s Servicewomen
  4. 4Movietone’s War Time News - Reported by Leslie Mitchell: Mr Wilkie Sums Up after Tour
  5. 5Movietone’s War Time News - Reported by Leslie Mitchell: Canterbury Bomb Damage

Story

Story No. within this Issue
5 / 5
Section Title
Movietone’s War Time News - Reported by Leslie Mitchell
Summary
MOVIETONE CARD TITLE: Canterbury Air Raid Damage. DESCRIPTION: The Cathedral and near by houses suffered in the latest bombing raid on Canterbury. SHOTLIST: Several shots showing damaged houses buildings, etc. Shot of damaged house with Cathedral background. Those with barrage balloon in must not be used without MOI consent. MS of damaged cinema (Regal). Shot of Ivy Walk showing damage. Men clearing debris away, few women walking about. CU damaged houses. Mobile kitchen & people with belongings.
Keywords
Buildings and structures; Food and cooking; Weapons; Aviation; Displaced persons; War damage; Censorship
Card file number
43041
Credits:
Camera
Alfred A. Tunwell
Commentator
Leslie Mitchell
Length of story (in feet)
247
Story extras:

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