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  • Short Summary

    Refugee camp for illegal Jewish immigrants at Cyprus.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Illegal Jewish Immigrants arrive at Cyprus from Haifa (Palestine).

    Various shots immigrants in a refugee camp receiving their food rations. Various shots of life in the camp. Various shots Jews gathering for a demonstration against barbed wire enclosure, they wave a large Israeli flag. British soldiers stand by in case of trouble. More general shots life in refugee camp, British servicewomen seen giving out food / drink. Various shots immigrants landing from British landing craft, lorries driving them to camp. Various views of Cyprus showing houses, coast and ruined church. More shots of demonstration. Brief shot fishing boats in harbour. More shots refugees arriving by boat. More shots demonstrations. Rest of shots same or similar to those seen earlier in item.

    Item is cuts from Gazette issue 46/68.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    hd format:
    2K at Filmfinity
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:49:00 / 02:02:05:00
    UN 1551 F

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