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Movietone’s News - Reported by Leslie Mitchell: Alcatraz Prison Riot

Series

Series Name
British Movietone News

Issue

Issue No.
884
Date Released
13 May 1946
Date submitted
8 May 1946
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Movietone’s News - Reported by Leslie Mitchell: Graceful Display for Skating Title
  2. 2Movietone’s News - Reported by Leslie Mitchell: Tables Turned in Bantam Weight Fight
  3. 3Movietone’s News - Reported by Leslie Mitchell: Alcatraz Prison Riot
  4. 4Movietone’s News - Reported by Leslie Mitchell: Churchill Honoured in Westminster

Story

Story No. within this Issue
3 / 4
Section Title
Movietone’s News - Reported by Leslie Mitchell
Summary
MOVIETONE CARD TITLE: Alcatraz Prison Riot. DESCRIPTION: Troops and police have surrounded the prison island of Alcatraz following the mutiny there. SHOTLIST: KS GV Alcatraz Prison. Various shots LS & GVs of the island prison. Various shots of naval patrols off island and patrolling same. LS prison shows guards walking round grounds. LS brush fire and several, presumably hand grenades exploding. Various shots of island prison as seen from mainland.
Keywords
Riots; Crime
Locations
San Francisco
Footage sources
USM?
Card file number
46903
Credits:
Commentator
Leslie Mitchell
Length of story (in feet)
92
Story extras:

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