French forces carry water supplies to drought affected nomads.
Unissued / unused material - location and date unclear or unknown.
LS Aerial view of the rolling hills of the desert. CU Full face shot of a camel. LS a flock of desert sheep hurrying along. VS of local shepherds looking at sheep. MS sheep leaning over an empty water trough - drought is causing severe problems. CU a dejected looking lamb.
CU an Arab on a camel gallops past the camera. LS an Arab leaving the French commissioners office where he asked for assistance.
CU a tanker is filled where he asked for assistance. CU a tanker is filled with water. VS a tanker driving across the desert. MS as the lorry comes to a standstill, Arabs rush forward to fill their animal troughs with water. VS Camels, goats and sheep drinking from the troughs. VS of people filling buckets and water containers.
(Neg & Mute.) Material dates from around February 1947.