• Short Summary

    Thousands of North Italian farmers face ruin as floods sweep Piedmont and Lombardy.

  • Description

    Piedmont & Lombardy, Italy.

    GV. Pan as water sweeps down from mountains across the farmlands. SV. Rushing water across the farmland. GV. The mountains, partly snow capped - this is where the water came from. GV. Towards, water rushing down hillside. GV. River flowing down with heavy swell. GV. Men standing on bridge part of which has been broken down as water rushes underneath. SV. Men standing on bridge, one walks across tree logs that have been put into place, pan to gushing river. GV. Water comes down street showing houses right near it. GV. Women walking across street, ankle deep in water, holding up skirts. GV. Motorcyclists rides through two or three inches of water. GV. Valley, pan along showing water rushing down from mountain side.

    (F.G.) (Orig.F.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    657.14
    Media URN:
    32797
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/06/1957
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:43:00 / 01:27:31:00
    Canister:
    57/50

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