Ruhr Industrial area, Germany.
CU. Pit-head wheels coming to a stop, GV. Coal mine pit-head. MS. Coach at pit. Various shots of factories closed down. Various shots, miners on strike. LS. Communist pamphlets being distributed from coach.
Great film to encourage men to take up jobs in the newly nationalised coal mines.
Unemployed miners seem to be helping themselves to a few sacks of coal.
Footage of gas works factory in operation.
A coal barge passes through a lock on canal.
Bevin Boys conscripted to coal mines prepare for work.
Footage of miners at work.
The process of coal mining underground.
Shots of coal mine winding gear.