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  • Description

    Unused / unissued material -

    Full title reads: "Arab Population Gets Arms For Self Defence".

    Melouane, Algeria.

    Panning up shot of flag pole. Flag being raised. Pan Arab population outside building. Various shots of Arabs receiving medals. MS Arab shaking hands with French Official. Various shots of Arabs outside building. MS Arabs. MS Arab signing papers. Various shots of Arabs receiving arms. TS Arabs. Panning shots of armed Arabs. CU French Official. CU Arab, pan to French soldier saluting and talking to the Arab. MS Arabs. CU French soldier shaking hands with Arab.

    (F/G) Old record suggests material dates from around 12/06/1957.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1957
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    83332
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2876.01
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:01:40:00
    Canister:
    UN 2972 C
    Sort Number:
    UN 2972 C
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    War & Revolution
    WorkSpaces
    02 12 2009 feed Algeria Dissertation Algeria
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

Comments (1)

  1. creag an tuirc says

    The hawk-like officer with a parachute badge in his beret is undoubtedly general Massu, renowned fpr using torture as a means of breaking up the FNL guerilla network, and advocating this method publicly.

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