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In Colour: BOAC Inaugurates a New Service to Japan - Via Greenland, the North West Passage and Alaska


Series Name
British Movietone News


Issue No.
Date Released
8 May 1969
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Travel Spectacular
  2. 2In Colour: BOAC Inaugurates a New Service to Japan - Via Greenland, the North West Passage and Alaska
  3. 3In Colour: From Southampton, the Greatest Passenger-Ship in the World Begins the Most Important Voyage Since Her Launching ...


Story No. within this Issue
2 / 3
Section Title
In Colour
MOVIETONE CARD TITLE: In Colour:- Boac New Service to Japan. SHOTLIST: GV pan BOAC 707 taking off. MS engines. Air to air plane in flight. MS woman being served with a meal. GV passengers served with food. Air to air 707. Air to ground wing of 707. MS pilots in cabin. MS navigator looking into periscope. Air to air plane. MS passengers handed certificates as they pass over North Pole. MS hostess handing certificates out. CU certificate. Air to ground mountainous landscape. Air to ground ditto. MS sign Anchorage of Alaska. LS pan plane lands. TS pan Anchorage. MS two men selling skins. CU man with skins. MS both men with skins. Trucking shot from sledge at snow. Trucking shot landscape. TS pan suburbs of Anchorage. MS parking sledge. CU parking meter. LS pan 707 taking off. Air to ground snowscape. Air to ground ditto. CU engines with sun setting in b/g. GV passengers. MS ditto. MS wing with sun behind. CU Buddha. MS ditto. LS pan 707 taxiing. GV sign Tokyo Airport. GV passengers getting off plane. GV passengers crossing stone bridge in Tokyo. GV Japanese house. GV Japanese and pigeons in square. TS Tokyo City. GV Tokyo streets & people. GV night scene BOAC neon sign. 2 shots night scenes signs in Tokyo. GV Tokyo street signs at night.
Buildings and structures; Environment; Aviation; Transport; Dogs; Business and commerce; Birds; Animals; Religion and belief; Scenery and travel
United States of America; United Kingdom; Tokyo; Japan; Alaska; London Heathrow Airport; Anchorage
Footage sources
British Overseas Airways Corporation
Card file number
Leslie Mitchell
Length of story (in feet)
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