STK-ID 34397

AIR TO AIR SHOTs of clouds from high flying aircraft of US Navy's Hurricane Hunting squadron, showing clouds below and thick ceiling of clouds immediately above aircraft, navy camera object obstructing upper right hand corner of frame (black and white printed on colour stock). Interior shots of part of crew of Hurricane Hunting "Constellation" resting. Shot of starboard engines seen through round porthole. Rear shot of co-pilot at his post. ECU of windscreen wipers going as plane flies through turbulent air, TILT DOWN to instrument panel. Shot of dials of panel. MLSs, CUs of pilot and co-pilot at their posts. MCS of radar screen in total darkness. Two shots of man helping himself in galley. Shots of "mess", men eating, chatting, resting. CU of meat frying in electric pan, plate being loaded. Shot of starboard engines through round porthole, clouds in background. PAN from one side of cockpit to other side and static shot of silhouettes of pilot and co-pilot, clouds beyond. Various MSs of men at work. General interior shots of plane during flight, of cockpit.


Excerpt from
Above the Horizon
United States of America (USA)
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
35mm eastman color neg, 16mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio