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  • Short Summary

    Building a Kibbutz in Israel / Palestine.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Birth of a Kibbutz - building Israeli Jewish settlement, Israel / Palestine.

    Various shots water tower being erected, taken in early morning light shown as silhouettes against the sunrise. Various shots Jewish young people running out barbed wire on stakes. Various shots people laying prefab concrete block foundations. Carpenters unload wooden prefabs from trucks and assembling them. Various shots unloading water tank from truck and hoisting same onto water tower. Various shots people unfurling and raising Jewish flag on water tower. Half completed prefabs and general views of Kibbutz.

    Date on original dope sheet is 09/08/1948.

    NB: some shots poorly lit due to early morning - appears atmospheric.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2222.08
    Media URN:
    75652
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1948
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:28:00 / 01:24:44:00
    Canister:
    UN 2007 A

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