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WWII - 1940s, Government Documentary: First Motion Picture Unit, Army Air Forces R1 of 2

Reel Number: H1384B-04

Color: Black and White

Sound: SD

Year / Date: 1940s,1942,1943

Country: USA

Location: California,Culver City

TC Begins: 11:25:13

TC Ends: 11:35:21

Duration: 00:10:08

NOTE: FOR ORDERING See: www.footagefarm.co.uk or contact us at: Info@Footagefarm.co.uk Titles. R1 of 2 11:25:29 Aerials of USAAF First Motion Picture Unit at Culver City, California, “...where training, inspirational & operational films are made to show what we are fighting for...” 11:25:47 MS front of building w/ sign on top, barracks. Enlisted men lined up at attention. MCU tracking shot past. Aerial of marching; soldier salutes, receives paperwork at Squadron Headquarters. 11:26:56 Interior w/ officers & men working in the Production Office at typewriters & file cabinets. 11:27:19 CU sign: Writing Department. Soldier reading, turns to typewriter. MCUs. 11:27:51 Soldier w/ tripod & camera into camera department, another leaving. 11;28:04 Aerial & ground shots of large sound stages, activity on streets outside. 11:28:30 Entrance Stage 5 w/ blinking warning light. INT shots of training film project no. 226: Instrument Flight, being made on crowded set w/ cameramen & sound recording technicians, actors. 11:29:19 Int. Art Department & Army artists & set designers working at drafting boards & building miniature sets. Sketches of camera angles. Sketch of Heavenly Hangout for knuckleheaded pilots in Project 10-4: actual scene from film as St. Peter greets pilot. Other models, scene of Ronald Reagan in Project 1024 Recognition of the Japanese Zero Fighter. 11:31:44 Sign: Make-Up Section. Making up for crash scene in Project 1010 Emergency Care of Air Crew Casualties. Scene from film. 11:32:16 Sign: Animation Department. Animators at work. Artists drawing, sketching, inking cels. 11:33:21 Camera stand, Project 389 Straight & Level Flight... w/ characters shown demonstrating thrust, lift, drag & gravity. 11:34:39 Property man & prop room pan over oddities on shelves. WW2; Motion Pictures; Productions; Training Films; Government Documentary; 1942; 1943; 1st Motion Picture Unit; NOTE: Sold at per reel rate. NOTE: Hal Roach Studios used by USAAF 1st Motion Picture Unit, officially organized in Apr42. NOTE: FOR ORDERING See: www.footagefarm.co.uk or contact us at: Info@Footagefarm.co.uk

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