• Short Summary

    Floods in the Rhone Valley cause destruction to property. France.

  • Description

    No title - paperwork reads - Floods in France.

    Rhone Valley, France.

    L/S as the camera pans across the valley to the bridge. Various shots of the swollen river. M/S town of Avignon, various shots as people ride along flooded roads. M/S of flooded street with people climbing up ladders to the upper floors of their houses to avoid the water. People sail down the streets. L/S as people walk on raised planks above the water. M/S of the river Seine which has swollen above danger levels.

    Note: this story was originally part of 'News in a Nutshell.'

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    851.11
    Media URN:
    12167
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/01/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:23:00 / 01:13:07:00
    Canister:
    36/3

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