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    Unissued / unused footage - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Cuts from documentary 'Wealth of the World - Oil' - Reel 1.

    Iran, Persia.

    L/S of car on mountain road. M/S of car splashing through water. L/S of mountain road. M/S of dust blowing over desert, car passing. Shots of mountain lake, river and waterfall. L/S of distant settlement.

    M/S of Oil Company official's house. M/S exterior of hospital. Various shots of building. M/S of children entering school. L/S of telegraph poles. L/S of burning waste gases on hillside. L/S of desert vista and burning gases. M/S of oil seepage pool. C/S of bubbling oil seepages. Shots of derrick in hills. L/S of battery of pipelines through mountains.

    Men piping oil aboard tanker and screwing valve. General view of Port of Abadan. L/S of oil tanker and harbour. L/S of tanker putting to sea. L/S of men removing clamp. Pipe going down bore. Various drilling operations. M/S of man screwing new length of pipe. M/S of men hammering crowbar. C/U of men's faces turning. C/U of men's feet turning on turntable. Men removing clamp. C/U of men putting in wedges and fixing clamp.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:29:00 / 01:26:35:00
    UN 2302 B
    Sort Number:
    UN 2302 B
  • Appears in...

    Lifestyle & Culture Trade & Industry Religion & Politics
    iran Adul-Aziz Oil history EAU Iran Europe Paper Power Educational Films Amirani Media - Coup \'53
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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