S.O.S

United Kingdom, 1940

Film
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A study of the Cornish fishermen who man the lifeboats off the Cornish coast, ready at all times and in all weathers to go to the rescue of ships in distress.

Credits

co-producer

Martin Curtis

John Eldridge

Duration

00:12:25:00

Production places
United Kingdom
Production dates
1940

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

32738

Language

English

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Fishermen

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Rescue work

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Shipwrecks

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Great Britain

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Rescue work

History → Great Britain - History

History → Shipwrecks

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Fishermen

Short films

Short films → Short films - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Black and White

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

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