• Short Summary

    Refugees are allowed into Israel while the country enters into a General Election.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Britain Recognises Israel".

    Haifa, Israel / Palestine.

    Over shoulder shot through two refugees of the Palestine coast. MV Refugees standing on deck looking over side. LV Refugees on deck waving. LV From boat people on quayside. MV From boat of people on quayside. SV Man holding up photograph waving to ship. MV People looking over rail. LS Police holding back crowd on quayside. MV Towards refugee with two bags coming down gangway. Others follow. CU Pan bearded refugee being helped down gangway.

    Tel Aviv, Israel / Palestine.

    GV Men sticking up elections posters. MV Election posters stuck on shop window Girl attempting to scrape them off. LV Cars with election posters driving through streets.

    Rehovot, Israel / Palestine.

    SV Chaim Weizmann, President of Israel, with wife. MS Interior of polling station. Woman and man putting vote into box. CU Hand putting vote into box.

    Tel Aviv, Israel / Palestine.

    LV Side view David Ben Gurion, Prime Minister of Israel speaking at meeting. SV Ben Gurion speaking at meeting. LV GV People at meeting. CU Two bearded Jewish men listening. LV Elevated of people in street. LV Towards Ben Gurion walking between guard of honour.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1405.02
    Media URN:
    45706
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/02/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:38:00 / 01:03:02:00
    Canister:
    49/10

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