• Short Summary

    Rice arriving from Burma to India to help the Indians to recover from famine.

  • Description

    Calcutta, India.

    Various shots of a ship arriving to Calcutta dock carrying rice from Burma to help the starving population of Bengal after disastrous famine. Pressmen getting onboard the ship. Various shots of the dock workers unloading sacks of rice from the ship and loading them on trucks. Pressmen leaving the ship.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2181.05
    Media URN:
    74290
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1940 - 1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:55:00 / 01:15:01:00
    Canister:
    UN 1342 C

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