STK-ID 27219

Cardinal Villeneuve sees boys from home in Italy: several shots of Cardinal Villeneuve with Canadian troops, inspecting same, shaking hands, chatting. Shots of Hawker Tempest taxiing for take off. HAS, AIR TO AIR shot, MSs of Tempest in flight. LAS, level LSs of same. GROUND TO AIR shot of Tempest in flight, stunting, buzzing the camera, landing in distance. Brief shot of scramble. Various CUs of planes revving up. Medium FOLLOW SHOTs of planes taking off. AIR TO AIR shot, LSs of buzz bombs, Hawker Tempest chasing same. Cut to explosion as bomb is hit. Cut to bomb falling, exploding as it hits the water. Sequence on maintenance and servicing of Hawker Tempest on airfield. FOLLOW SHOT of several planes taking off.


Excerpt from
War News
Italy, England
National Film Board
Available formats
Digital Bétacam, Reel 35 mm, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w, 35mm dupe neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486