• Short Summary

    Ben Gurion stands firm by his decision to evacuate Gaza and faces violent right-wing criticism.

  • Description

    Israel.

    SV. Men in street in Israel arguing about Ben Gurion's decision to evacuate Gaza. SCU. Israeli man talking in street with crowds standing round him. TV. Crowds massed in streets. SCU. Camera pans as Israel's Premier Ben Gurion steps from car and goes into conference building. AS. Guard saluting as the Premier enters. LV. Interior of the conference room showing ministers and Ben Gurion sitting round table during discussion. CU. Ben Gurion at table. GV. Overlooking Gaza Strip area. LV. Israeli soldier checking vehicles through a check point. SV. Camera pans as jeep roars away from the check point. TV. Showing the shore with camels and boats. GV. Arab farmer ploughing land with two camels. SCU. Camera pans with the plough. TV. Overlooking Gaza territory. SV. Panning on two Israeli police on horseback patrolling street. SV. Two Israeli police carrying guns making their way amongst people in street. TV. Crowds assembled in Jerusalem for demonstration against Ben Gurion decision to withdraw. AS. Man on platform speaking to crowd. SV. People in crowd listening. TV. Crowds round platform where speakers are talking. CU. Placard reading "We do not want to surrender." CU. Man in crowd with beard listening. GV. Camera pans across massed crowds on demonstrators carrying flags and placards. SV. Israeli police jumping out of lorries in readiness to prevent demonstrators reaching the Parliament assembly. SV. Police marching into the town into close up on end of scene. BV. Demonstrator is lead away by police. SCU. Camera pans as Ben Gurion arrives at Parliament in the evening. TV. Interior of Parliament, members listening to Ben Gurion. TV. Ben Gurion speaking in Parliament. CU. Police trying to control demonstrators at night outside Parliament building, & SV.

    (F.G.) (Orig. N)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    637.25
    Media URN:
    32637
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    11/03/1957
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:29:00 / 01:55:56:00
    Canister:
    57/21

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