Budget Films

Stock Footage

Missile Crisis

Various quick shots illustrating the Cuban Missile Crisis. Castro gesticulates wildly as he gives a speech. JFK takes a seat and announces the naval blockade of Cuba. Shots of reconnaisance photos of missile bases, a Soviet ship at sea with a missile on board, a U-2 and other planes in flight.

IdentifierCLIP-294
Duration1 min, 8 sec
GenreDocumentary
Date1962
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