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SFX footage

SFX footage from the World Backgrounds library. The library contains many alternative takes and longer shots (sometimes including clapperboards). A few examples have appeared on the Network DVDs bonus disc, but many have never been seen. Episode shots are outlined in red, all other shots from the library.

Scene 4 in the script, the vortex, slowly turning clockwise. Seen in episode. About 20 seconds. Clapperboard marks slate 38 take 1, filmed 24 April 1974.

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In the script, the Moon is tugged off it's course and towards the vortex. This is what causes everyone to fall in Main Mission. This is the SFX for that scene, which was rejected in favour of the Moon moving straight into the vortex. Clapperboard marks slate 41 take 1, filmed 25 April 1974. 40 seconds. A second take follows.

Clapperboard marks slate 41 take 4, filmed 25 April 1974. Moving much faster, 20 seconds.

The Moon enters the vortex. Seen in episode. Clapperboard marks slate 40 take 2, filmed 25 April 1974. 15 seconds as the Moon moves to the centre of the vortex, another 10 seconds it is static, with the vortex still rotating.

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(HD) Clapperboard marks slate 19, take 2, filmed on 19 April 1974. Earth (left) and Moon (right). Static for 10 seconds, then zoom past Earth to the Moon (over 4 seconds). Hold on Moon (6 seconds). Total 20 seconds. Seen in part in the episode on the Big Screen, in scene 48 when Bergman does calculations and says "Bigger, please".

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Bergman looks through a telescope- his P.O.V. of the clouds parting to reveal the Moon. Clapperboard marks slate 44, take 1, filmed on 1 May 1974. 30 seconds.

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(HD) Slow pan right to left over Earth surface. 18 seconds. In the episode we see 4 seconds of this, panning further left, in scene 67 as Bergman says "It's an Earth where perhaps we never existed"

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Larger Moon foreground left, Earth on right, small Moon moves top right to left. Not used in episode. Clapperboard marks slate 24, take 2, filmed 22 April 1974.

The glowing moon. A second moon appears from out of frame right and merges (over 15 seconds). Overlapped, they glow for 5 more seconds. Seen in episode. Clapperboard marks slate 27 take 5, filmed 23 April 1974.

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White frame fades )over first 5 seconds) to reveal Moon. Seen in episode, as opening shot of epilogue. Clapperboard marks slate 36 take 2, filmed 24 April 1974. Total 15 seconds.

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