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  • Description

    1.
    The President of Brazil, Field Marshal Castelo Branco arrives at Carmopolis, is greeted by local personalities.


    2.
    President being briefed, looks at location of wells on map.


    3.
    At scene of drilling. Long shot of location, and close-up of well.


    4.
    President looks at sample of oil, which has been collected in a workman metal hat.


    5.
    Sample of oil is given to President (in small bottle).


    6.
    Long shot of drill.


    7.
    Pack horse goes by (contrast between drilling equipment of the Atomic Age and transport of the days of the Conquistadores)


    8.
    Other drilling equipment


    9.
    Pumps at work


    10.
    Drilling in progress


    11.
    Long shot of general area.




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    NOTE: L6 mm copy from 35mm film
    NOTE: The President is easily identifiable. He is short of stature and gives the impression of having no neck -- and, of course, is central figure in all of the shots.

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5BF27ST3955GBB5NJIZ1MHYNA
    Media URN:
    VLVA5BF27ST3955GBB5NJIZ1MHYNA
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/12/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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