• Short Summary

    Workers stop for 5 minutes to state their demands. Czechoslovakia.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Work in all factories and offices stops for five minutes on 24th February to push the demands of the workers. Czechoslovakia.

    MS the winch at the head of a colliery. MS pan down from winch to miners leaving a pithead building, they are all carrying their lamps. CU huge wheels in a factory coming to a standstill. MS office workers shutting up their premises and leaving. LS elevated shot of a large office with all workers idle at their desks.

    MS a street seen from the driver's window of a train. CU wheels of a tram coming to a standstill. MS group of drivers standing outside their trams. LS mass meeting. Various shots workers sitting at their desks. Various shots workers voting by a show of hands. CU's grinders at work in a steel factory. LS scene in a steelworks.

    Cataloguer's note: Czech commentary.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2417.13
    Media URN:
    66880
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:51:00 / 01:29:24:00
    Canister:
    UN 1938 D

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