• Short Summary

    Bales of unsold tobacco burnt in Australia due to over production.

  • Description

    Title reads: "BACCY MAKES A BONFIRE".

    Australia.

    L/S lorry arriving at the Nudgee rubbish dump. L/S pile of rubbish burning. L/S tobacco bales unloaded from lorry. C/U one of the bales. C/U another bale showing tobacco leaf. L/S petrol being poured over bales. L/S as the pile is set alight. Various shots tobacco bales burning.

    The bales of tobacco are being burnt due to over production.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1786.02
    Media URN:
    55079
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/12/1964
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:44:00 / 01:02:33:00
    Canister:
    65/1

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