Paramount News 1940 № 24354-4

Film-document №65015 2 parts, Black-white to collection Price category G

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Reel №1

Frost in Paris.

Icicles on the Seine.

Swans on the frozen pond.


Earthquake in Turkey. 25 000 people killed and wounded.

People left homeless and living in tents

Egyptian Prime Minister and prominent Muslim figures in Paris

Mina on the English coast.



The famous boxer Primo Carnera had a baby


Roosevelt Speech to Congress

Key words

France, natural phenomena, sports, bird Turkey, an earthquake, destruction, refugees France, gos.deyateli England, weapons, combat engineers Italy, celebrities, children US President PEOPLE

Reel №2


Military equipment in the port, ready to be shipped to Europe

The Soviet-Finnish War.

Winning at Suomi Finns.

Finnish skiers.

Gunfire from the forest.

Abandoned Soviet equipment.

The dead Soviet soldiers

Military news from France.

General Gamelin and General Ironside go to the front.

French soldiers on the march.

Distribution of warm blankets.

The soldiers in the trenches.

Soldiers go through the forest


Eden inspects the troops arriving from Australia, India.

Equipment from Canada.

Canadian troops suggest a pontoon bridge.


Loading leaflets planes

Key words

US military equipment, port Finland, the Soviet Union, the war, military equipment France, World War 2, military leaders, personalities, troops, strengthening England, gos.deyateli, personalities, troops, military equipment, the press, the BBC