• Short Summary

    Buenos Aires suffers from terrible floods as the River Plate overflows.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Floods in Argentine"

    Buenos Aires, Argentina.

    VS of the flooded streets of the residential suburbs of Buenos Aires after the River Plate had overflowed its banks

    VS of people made homeless by the floods making their way to and congregating at a reception centre. Police and emergency services are helping.

    MS and CU of people upset at the loss of their homes.

    More shots of flooded streets.

    (Dublin reel)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1043.49
    Media URN:
    20783
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/05/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:30:00 / 01:51:18:00
    Canister:
    40/38 (Dublin)

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