• Short Summary

    Flooded Danube, Gyor and Budapest, soldiers creating defences, shovelling earth.

  • Description

    Gyor, Budapest, Hungary.

    Documentation elaborates on the impact of the flood, Hungarian commentary.

    Gen. air view of flooded countryside etc. GV. Pan: flooded farm building. SV. Flood water half way up building. LV. Flooded country lane. SV. Soldiers assisting farmers to rescue cattle. SV. Soldier leading mare and foal. SV. Cow being lifted aboard a truck with sheep. SCU. Sheep and cattle in truck. GV. Flooded Danube threatening the town of Gyor. CU. Shovels pan up to workers assembling same. SCU. Soldiers with shovels boarding trucks. Travel shot, flooded orchard. SV. Flooded village street with telephone kiosk. CU. Flooded kiosk. GV. Flooded Danube with Budapest in background. SV. Tram running alongside and entering tunnel by the side and beneath the level of the Danube. SCU. People looking over bridge. LV. Flood water trickling through embankment onto a road beneath level of river. SV. Flood water trickling through embankment. GV. Soldiers and civilians erecting defences. SV. Soldiers and civilians shovelling earth. LV. Shovelling earth, trucks tipping earth. SCU. Soldiers digging. GV. Pan: Soldiers and civilians working on defences.


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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1950 - 1959
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:31:00 / 01:25:02:00
    UN 2679 D

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