• Short Summary

    Bridges are washed away and floods devastate part of South-East France.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Floods Havoc Southern France".

    France.

    GV Flooded area in South-East France.

    SV Flood waters, pan up to show a bridge which has been swept away.

    GV People gathered around.

    SV Railway lines which once ran on the bridge but are now just suspended across the water on their own, the bridge having been completely swept away.

    GV Cars on flooded road, one car with its nose in the ground and its tail leaning on a tree.

    SV Car on its nose.

    CU Rear of car leaning on tree.

    CU Steering column of car through windscreen.

    SV House with one wall swept away.

    CU Looking through the gaping hole in the house.

    GV Flood waters and a person punting through them.

    (Dupe Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1561.26
    Media URN:
    50131
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    09/10/1958
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:48:00 / 01:39:28:00
    Canister:
    58/81

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