• Short Summary

    Terrifying forest fires sweep across the Gironde Province in France.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Correze, France - Fire Sweeps Forest - 71 Dead".

    Gironde Province., France.

    LV Aerial view forest fire raging. LV Ground shot line of flames advancing through brush. SV Line of fire through brush. SV Ferns and undergrowth alight.

    LV Flames and undergrowth. Firefighter running with beater. MV Firefighters beating flames. MV Wall of fire. MV Firefighters with hoses playing on fire. CU man at water pump wearing face mask. SV Firefighters trying to beat out flames. LV Smoke filled forest. Firefighters at work.

    MV Undergrowth alight. LV Smoke swirling round cottage. SV Wrecked cottage. SV Woman with babies leaving house. MV Man pushing wheelbarrow full of belongings leaving home. LV Fire in background. Devastated area in foreground. MV Burnt-out cottage. GV Ground shot of fire. Machine in foreground. CU Woman. SV Belongings stacked in clearing. MV Burnt-out Houses.

    GV Aerial view forest fire. MV Towards firefighters coming onto scene in lorries. MV Firefighters trying to beat out flaming undergrowth. SV Flaming undergrowth and tree. SV. Flaming remains of cottage. MV Firefighters trying to beat out blaze. LV Through trees smoke-filled forest. MV Fire raging in forest. LV Through dense smoke. sun almost obliterated. LV Fire raging in forest.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:14:00 / 01:44:49:00

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