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Visual effects for TV: April 1987, Thetford, Norfolk : the battlefield

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Summary:Follows the three-day build-up to a major battle scene, the reenactment of the Battle of Waterloo. Shows transformation of a bare section of countryside into a scene of carnage and shows how, despite shots, shells, fire, and explosion, the day passed without any real casualties.
Provider:British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Century:1901-2000
Place of origin – Continent:not captured
Topical subjects:Television Production and direction
Television broadcasting Special effects
Television broadcasting Sound effects
Credits:Photographers, Pat O'Shea, Barry McCann ; narrator, Fred Harris.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Broadcasting, Communications
Films@UM Browse terms:TV, Film
Collection:Films@UM
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