Windjammer Shots (1957)
Unissued / unused material.
Windjammer shots, location of events unknown – somewhere off UK coast.
C/U log book. Various shots crew at work on board old fashioned tall ship sailing in rough seas. The crew gather in the sails in strong winds. Clouds in sky. Crew on deck as waves splash over deck. Sailors gathered around table below deck. More shots ship in very rough seas. Ripped sails. Sailors below deck. Ship sailing near island. Sailors hauling ropes, sea is calm and weather looks hot. Sailors in the rigging. Sailors relaxing below deck; mending clothing and making model ships. Sailors putting wet weather gear on to go above deck. General shots activity on deck. CU log book – writing says ship is sailing around Cape Horn. Sunset. Log book. Sky and sea. Sailors around table below deck. Scenes on deck in rough seas. Torn sails. Sailors below deck (looks like dramatised scene). More shots activity on deck. Scene showing sailor falling from mast (dramatisation). Funeral scene – burial at sea. Sailors singing sea shanties below deck. Ship sailing in calm waters. Ship approaching coast.
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