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  • Short Summary

    Cuts from newsreel 47/73 of floods in India and aftermath of riots in Punjab.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued footage - dates or locations unclear or unknown.

    Cuts from newsreel 47/73 - floods in India and aftermath of riots in Punjab.

    L/S of a train travelling across a flooded field, reflected in the water. L/S of flooded fields. Shots of groups of homeless people clustered in fields. L/S of a narrow street, showing litter left by rioters. M/S scattered clothes.

    M/S of Lady Louis Mountbatten in uniform among natives chatting to them. M/S Lady Mountbatten driving along in a jeep. More shots of Lady Mountbatten among Indians.

    L/S Aerial shots of crowds of refugees (not very good shots).

    Good half length study of a white haired old Indian. MS of soldiers pushing bundles of food out of a plane. Several shots of refugees piling onto an Army lorry.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2166.08
    Media URN:
    64096
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1947
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:30:00 / 01:17:35:00
    Canister:
    UN 1805 D

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