• Short Summary

    Refugees flee communal violence in the aftermath of the partition of India.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "1,000,000 Indians On The Move".

    India / Pakistan.

    Indian refugees in the Punjab search for safety as a result of Hindu-Moslem rioting following partition.

    LS General shots of flooded fields. MS Various shots of refugees and their pitiful processions on rickety vehicles, squatting in the mud. LS a train travelling through a flooded field is reflected in the water. LS An army vehicle driving along a flooded street. MS Refugees piling onto an army lorry. MS Crowded buses and army transports take the fortunate few from the riot area. LS A long trail of refugees on foot, with a dog, trudging hopelessly along a road. CU tiny children run behind their mother. Various shots of the refugees. CU a mile stone indicating Amritsar and Lahore. MS a man passes with a large table balanced on his head.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    hd format:
    HD Cam
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:25:00 / 01:28:36:00

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment