STK-ID 40135

German battle footage: AIR TO AIR MLS of three Stukas going into dive. Cut to explosion. AIR TO AIR MS of Stuka flying past overhead. More explosions. Shot of German artillery firing, huge explosions, tanks moving across field, firing, speeding on road. MCUs of heavy guns being loaded, fired. MLS of several explosions. MCUs of gun muzzles recoiling. AIR TO AIR SHOTs of Heinkel bombers on bombing run, dropping incendiaries. Cut to explosion. Sequence on refugees leaving Paris, long line of automobiles, refugees on foot, children being put on trains, buses. Shot of traffic sign in Valenciennes, ruins. [Titles interspersed]


Excerpt from
Gun Camera Footage/ German Battle Footage/ Canadian Army in Training
Paris (France), Valenciennes
National Film Board
Available formats
Digital Video Disk, Reel 35 mm, Digital Bétacam
Shooting format
35mm dupe neg b&w, 35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486