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  • Short Summary

    Footage of food delivery arriving in Petrograd / Moscow during cold winter, Russia.

  • Description

    Russia.

    Full titles read: "CHARITY BEGINS AT HOME ! - Pictures taken recently in Moscow & Petrograd support plea 'to help British children first.'"

    L/S of large ship being unloaded in the dock, men wrapped up in heavy coats and Russian hats (there is snow on the ground - it looks very cold) carry very heavy looking supplies. M/s of sacks stacked in a pile, dock workers look on. Nice L/S's of horses pulling sledges of supplies through the snow.

    Intertitle reads: "Not much sign of starvation here ! -"

    L/S and M/S of shop window, the window is displayed with a variety of cheeses and meats. L/S's of women and children climbing onto horse driven sledge. Group shot of them huddled up. L/S of sledges being pulled throughout the streets, some kids follow on foot. L/S of men, women and children the outdoors looking very cold, they stand at tables preparing and eating food.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    250.53
    Media URN:
    23145
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/01/1922
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:59:59:00 / 02:01:36:00
    Canister:
    G 839

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