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    Full title reads: "Sahara. Desert Strikes Water".

    Sahara. Drilled water is used to irrigate lands of Sarah Desert for food production.

    GV Desert land. Two Arabs looking at soil. SV Arab digging soil. CU Soil being spread and seed thrown in. CU Water being poured on and seeping quickly into the sand. GV Drilling rig. CU American engineer. TV Looking down the rig. CU The drill turning. CU Water gushing from hole. GV Wells gushing. GV Earth movers working to level the land. GV Irrigation channels leading from the well. GV Paddy fields being prepared. GV Seed being sown. GV Crops growing. CU Wheat. GV Field of wheat. SV Wheat being harvested. CU Wheat being tied in sheafs. GV Men carrying the sheafs of wheat. GV People picking tomatoes. CU Man taking bite of carrot. GV A turkey farm. SV The turkeys. GV of cattle and sheep.

    (F.G.)

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/09/1964
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    54722
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1771.31
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:08:00 / 01:56:00:00
    Canister:
    64/76
    Sort Number:
    64/076
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