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  • Short Summary

    Strikes and riots take place over partition of Palestine.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Three day Arab strike and riots start in Jerusalem.

    L/S lorries full of troops going through the streets with smoke in background. M/S crowd gathering in the street. M/S troops in an armoured car in a littered street while smoke pours from a house in background. C/U smoke and flames pouring from a building. M/S group of British and Palestine police on the scene. L/S men on the roof of a building, enveloped in smoke. M/S British soldier in amongst a group of Jews.

    L/S street showing scenes of disorder and people crowding amid wreckage. M/S armoured car driving slowly along. M/S confused mass of people amid smoke, British police are there. M/S flames pouring from the Rex Cinema. M/S hoses being played onto the fires. M/S lengths of hosing in the streets. Various panoramic shots of Jerusalem showing Jewish quarters burning. M/S mass of people in streets.

    Cataloguer's note: cuts for story 'Jews and Arabs Clash in Palestine' in 47/99 on *PM1199*.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:35:00 / 01:48:24:00
    UN 1875 E

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