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    IG Farben factory, Ludwigshaven, Germany.

    IG Farben factory explosion.

    M.S. Queues of people waiting for news of victims. L.S. The I.G. Farben factory enveloped in smoke. SCU & CU. Wounded being attended to. S.C.U. Woman crying. S.C.U. & M.S. Men looking at bodies in the mortuary. M.S. Relatives identifying victims. S.C.U. Stretcher bearers carrying charred body. S.C.U. Nurses and doctors amid wreckage. C.U. Injured worker smiling. L.S. Ruins and devastation (2 shots). S.C.U. Broken masonry. M.S. Ruins. M.S. Pan of the ruins. M.S. Rescuers carrying charred bodies away on stretchers, watched by workers. L.S. Smoking factory (2 shots). M.S. Nurses carrying coffin out of wreckage. L.S. Building collapsing after demolition. M.S. Mortuary. C.U. Coffins with boots at foot of each for identification purposes. C.U. Top being lifted off coffin and people trying to identify body. S.C.U. Woman crying on shoulder of another woman. C.U. Man's face walking into camera. C.U. Man with bandaged head talking to an official. S.C.U. Woman crying. Ambulance leaving in background. (Cuts 48/64)

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:52:00 / 01:27:57:00
    UN 1980 B
    Sort Number:
    UN 1980 B
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    Trade & Industry Religion & Politics
    IG Farben
  • Stills

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

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