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  • Short Summary

    Footage of Damascus after it has been destroyed by shelling. Syria.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Damascus shelled! Pathe Gazette presents first pictures obtained under great difficulty. Syria.

    Intertitle - 'a general view.' L/S as the camera pans across the devastated city with buildings reduced to rubble. M/S of a church half standing. M/S as people walk about amongst the rubble. L/S as the camera pans across the rubble of various buildings.

    Note: there are three versions of this title - 1) Nitrate negative. 2) Nitrate print NO LONGER AVAILABLE DUE TO DECOMPOSITION. 3) Orange nitrate print.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    436.11
    Media URN:
    20004
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    10/12/1925
    Sound:
    silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:00:00 / 01:40:26:00
    Canister:
    G 1249

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