Rains Come In Somaliland 1950

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    The rains come in Somaliland (Italian Somaliland).

    LS's Ibises flying over the swollen river Juba. LS crocodile skimming through water after being shot at. MS driftwood floating down river. LS lorry driving along track to bring assistance in combating the flood. MS Italian overseer calling to native workmen. CU grab shovelling up earth. CU workman. Various shots bulldozer uprooting bushes. MS tractors at work, building dykes. LS people on piece of cleared ground.

    CU bulldozer at work. MS's workmen building dyke. CU Italian overseer. MS workmen digging. MS Somalis and Italians driving stakes into river. MS pan over riverbank where stakes are being driven in. MS people at work, pan to river. MS men picking bananas from plantation which has been saved from the flood by the workers efforts. Various shots line of Somalis carrying bananas on heads.

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    Media URN:
    65660
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2304.10
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    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:08:00 / 01:13:32:00
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    UN 2269 C
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    UN 2269 C
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