• Short Summary

    Adults and children in Russian famine, waiting in food lines

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: The Truth about Starving Russia

    RUSSIA: Unknown:
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    (SCENES OF DESTITUTION IN SOVIET RUSSIA - AT KASSAN ON THE VOLGA)

    (6ft)


    GV. (elevated) Russian peasants walking along road

    (15ft)


    TITLE: FOR A CRUST OF PREAD

    (18ft)


    CU (elevated) Peasants scrambling around Russian soldiers with hands outsretched in bogging gestures

    (31ft)


    TITLE: STARVING CHILDREN DYING IN THEIR MOTHERS' ARMS

    (36ft)


    SCU. Peasant woman sitting among sacks & holding baby in her arms

    (41ft)


    TITLE: STUNNED, HELPLESS, RESIGNED - THEY AWAIT THEIR INEVITABLE FATE

    (47ft)


    SCU. Old peasant woman & young boy leaning against post in road

    (52ft)


    CU. Two peasants

    (58ft)


    TITLE: OLD & YOUNG - RICH & POOR - THE FAMINE KNOWS NO CLASS LINES

    (61ft)


    GV. Refugees sitting in shed

    (66ft)


    Gv. PAN. Refugee family standing outside tent

    (72ft)


    CU. Group of refugees

    (78ft)


    SCU. Group of children

    (84ft)


    TITLE: IN ALL THIS DREADFUL MISERY - ONE RAY OF HOPE - RELIEF ADMINISTRATIONS

    (91ft)


    SCU. Queue of refugees

    (99ft)


    GV. Queue

    (106ft)


    SV. Children seated at table in street & eating

    (116ft)


    CU. Boy eating

    starvation, food shortages, food scarcity, food supply, Russian hunger, food rationing, Soviet Russia, Soviet Union, Red, managed economy
    Background: Adults and children in Russian famine, waiting in food lines

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6J5KGC7BQR1KNEIZOLU8UNTMX
    Media URN:
    VLVA6J5KGC7BQR1KNEIZOLU8UNTMX
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/11/1921
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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