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  • Description

    Full title reads: "Rhodesia - Taming Nature".

    Rhodesia / Zimbabwe.

    GV Panning shot showing hills etc., and work where Kariba Dam is to be.

    GV Construction round the south bank Coffer Dam.

    SV Men working high up. Angle shot Shooting down to ground showing scaffolding etc.

    SV Earth removing truck going into tunnel leading to underground power house. GV Interior of large cave showing trucks running through.

    GV Men and battery of pneumatic drills pounding away into rock face.

    GV Men working drill into rock. SV Huge bucket being filled with concrete.

    Angle shot Pan showing large wheel on cable and huge bucket of concrete being transported by same, across large valley to where concrete is needed.

    GV From the air of the Kariba project showing huge bucket suspended.

    CU Man with microphone giving instructions to where he wants the concrete landed.

    SV Huge bucket with concrete pouring out from the bottom of it as it starts to go away.

    Aerial Of the dam.

    (Title Scene G)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/01/1958
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    49213
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1515.16
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:36:00 / 01:32:44:00
    Canister:
    58/4
    Sort Number:
    58/004
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  • Stills

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

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