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  • Short Summary

    Good scene of peaceful sit-down protest during Cuban missile crisis broken up by police.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    London

    Various shots of an orderly "Hands Off Cuba" protest rally in Trafalgar Square with protestors standing behind crowd barriers. LS Speaker on platform at the base of Nelson's column. CU "Hands Off Cuba" and "Dismantle Rocket Bases Everywhere!" banners. LS The demonstration enters Whitehall. Various shots, demonstrators staging a sit-down in the road in front of Whitehall Theatre. Pan from Nelson's column to the sit-down protest. Police with activist who signals to others to sit down. Various high shots as police start to break up the sit-down by lifting pacifist demonstrators bodily and throwing them into police vans.

    Note: Date on original record: 27/10/1962.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3070.03
    Media URN:
    87117
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1962
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:06:00 / 01:07:04:00
    Canister:
    UN 3673 E

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