Negro Area And Main Street St. In Sparta… 1970

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    Sparta, United States of America

    Camera zooms in to a woman holding a baby in her doorway. Zoom out to show the whole house. Various shots of the house from different angles, showing black children huddled on steps. Black man sitting in car seat with the door open and facing camera, medium shot. Pan down to dog sitting on the ground. Man carries a rifle from his car. medium shot of man holding rifle, looking at the camera. Four children outside their home, one girl carries a baby. Medium shot of girls outside house. Children outside front porch. Medium close-up of young boy shovelling. Various shots of housing and children playing outside.

    Clock face , camera zooms out to show hotel beneath. Main Street showing cars ferrying along in slow procession. Sign: 'The Sparta Ishmaelite Printing'

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1970
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    86166
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    3017.08
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration
    00:02:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:03:00 / 01:24:53:00
    Canister:
    UN 4354 G
    Sort Number:
    UN 4534 G
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  • To whom it may concern. In the film titled "Negro Area And Main Street St. In Sparta 1970" were myself and my family. We all would like to know whom we could contact about the film to ask question and gain more information about the project as a whole. Please contact me at TamayoHunt83@gmail.com. We like would love to preserve this film. Thank you in advance.

    Maryant12 1st Jul 2014

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