Budget Films

Stock Footage

Freighter In Trouble

Footage shot by a passenger on a trans-Atlantic liner of the rescue of seamen from a sinking freighter. The freighter lists and rocks in the water. LSs of crew descending a ladder, waiting in the open water. Some shots show rigging and heads of passengers on the liner, the Ile-de-France. Dramatic.

IdentifierCLIP-2018
Duration1 min, 5 sec
GenreDocumentary
Date1950
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