- Title: CF714
German Military Film. German fighter planes intercept and shoot down U.S. B-17s and take prisoners. (1) On 11 January, B-17s strike Germany. German anti-aircraft artillery and German Me-109s and 110s respond. Two U.S. bombers are shot down. (2) Downed planes and dead crewmen on ground. Piles of scrap metal from shot down planes. German fighter pilots are debriefed, planes are salvaged and ME-109s take off to intercept another raid.
Man looks through binoculars at the sky. German title cards. Soldiers in the trenches rush to fire antiaircraft guns at planes flying overhead. VS of soldiers loading and firing at planes. Shot of Nazi planes taking off. Aerial VS of them in the sky. WS of many planes in sky.
Aerial view of Earth below from fighter plane. CU shot of plane being hit by artillery from fighter plane. Shot of more bullets coming from fighter plane into planes ahead. Planes overhead viewed through gun viewfinder / telescopic sight / reflector sight. VS of fighter planes – some being shot down. VS of plane wreckages on the ground. Dead pilots amongst the wreckage. Piles of plane wreckage.
VS of soldier/ pilots in army base. Shot of airfield and planes flying. Pilot waves arms excitedly from cockpit of plane on the ground. Jubilantly gets out of plane after having been in the air. Pilots being greeted enthusiastically by an official. CU of faces. Official asks questions and shakes pilots’ hands. VS shots of pilots looking animated. Pilots describing flights.
Airfield. Various good shots of planes. Title card “Abgeschossene Terrorbombe”. VS of plane wreckages and dead pilots. Plane wreckage in big piles. Shot of plane from the sky and plane on the ground. Men rushing over to plane. Pilot comes out of cockpit smiling. Talks to big crowd surrounding the plane. Shot of planes with swastikas. Men working on the planes. Pilots in cockpits getting ready to fly. Planes taking off.
- Keywords:WW2,WORLD WAR TWO, 1940s, GERMANY, PLANES, MILITARY FILM, AERIAL SHOTS, AERIAL BOMBARDMENT, ANTIAIRCRAFT GUNS, NAZIS, SWASTIKA
- Master Title:CF714