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