• Short Summary

    The DJERDAP hydroelectric power plant is the largest station of its kind build in Europe.

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  • Description


    Reel 1.



    The only METEOR, the russian boat, is held by the yugoslavia on the danube it is going from Belgrade to Kladova, near the new dam...... with a speed of 70 kilometres it is a smooth drive down the danube...several shots on this reel of the boat... the captain.... people on the boat... the danube... a watchtower on the rumanian side of the danube... at the end panning down from mountain, here the danube is very small, only 151 meters.... called KAZAN, beginning of the iron gate....



    Reel 2.



    on the left side passing by the rumanian part of the dam..... they have to do a lot more work with great number of difficulties, they have to work 15 meters below the water surface.... and built the new road all the way back higher up.....



    The yugoslav part of the dam is build on ground and much easier to do... running down the yugoslav side..... from boat.... shipyard on rumanian side....



    two shots of the russian boat METEOR....



    LS of the yugoslav place...... different shots of the canal which is under construction..... people working.....



    Reel 3.



    man coming up in the background the fundaments for the station....



    another shots of the ship-canal....



    bulldozer.... pumps---panning over to the rumanian side....



    GV of the fundaments for the station on the yugoslav side....



    old house, near the dam, this village will be under water....



    50 houses with 600 people have to leave the place......



    picture(twice) of the new village called SIP... build higher up....



    poster of Village KLADOVA...



    again from the boat.. passing by rumanian part of the dam......



    in the background the new rumanian highway.....



    passing by the small island in the danube, here are still 60 turkish families, they have to leave when the dam is finished, will be 15 meters under water...




    Initials



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: The DJERDAP hydroelectric power plant is the largest station of its kind build in Europe.

    ALL INFORMATION ABOUT IT YOU WILL FIND IN THE ENCLOSED BOOKLET...

    THE STATION SHOULD BE FINISHED BY 1971

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    Film ID:
    VLVA5W1GFFRYHN3SD84X0BTJXYI2T
    Media URN:
    VLVA5W1GFFRYHN3SD84X0BTJXYI2T
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/04/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:08:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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