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  • Short Summary

    Crowds push and shove for bread in Naples, policemen and GIs try to keep control.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates unclear or unknown.

    Naples, Italy.

    L/S harbour. Various shots sacks of flour being lifted off boat by crane and loaded into truck. High angled shot civilian men carrying trays of bread on their heads, they pass a large crowd and enter a building. Various shots crowd, mainly of women, pushing and shoving, policemen have to separate fights. People appear to be hungry and are rioting for food. Two American GIs are surrounded by the crowd, a priest is also amongst the fray. C/U GI giving scraps of bread to some of the crowd.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1921.23
    Media URN:
    61382
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:13:00 / 01:49:20:00
    Canister:
    UN 780 G

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