• Short Summary

    Good footage of the effects of war on Seoul in Korea.

  • Description

    Seoul, Korea.

    GV. of Seoul. LV. Woman and child through bombed site. LV. children running across bombed site. LV. A street in Seoul. SV. Shop site pan to LV. of streets. LV. Koreans with gear on back walking along street pan with child wearing sailors suit as he rounds corner and looks up. SV. Towards Ox-car loaded. LV. Small Korean village . CU. Pan two Korean people wearing traditional hats. & LV. Pan to Laundry sign fixed. SV. Towards woman with children and washing on head walking towards stream. SV. Women by stream beating clothes on stone. & SCU. SV. Towards Korean children sliding on frozen stream CU. Korean child looking on. LV. Refugees lined up outside soup kitchen. SV. handing out Soup. CU. Korean kid in queue. SV. Small boy handing up pot - receives soup and walks away. CU. Ladling out. CU. Small Korean boy. SV. grabs eagerly for container of soup and makes away. CU. Pan two girls eating. SV. Two old men eating out of bowl. SV. Woman walking past hut puts on shoes and walks away. SV. Woman carrying baby on back LV. Family approaching border Guard. SCU. Border Guard SV. Guard walks out and stops family. CU. Woman open bundle pan up to woman and guard looking at Identity Card. CU. Korean girl carrying baby on back. CU. boy pan to baby on his back. CU. Baby on boys back. SV. Guard looking at ID card he points to turn family back. GV. of Battle front. LV. D. Troops mortars going into action. LV. Wagon pulling up with mortars SV. Bombardier Bill Cooke of Braintree and Lt. Rusty Russell of Bournemouth plotting. CU. Bill Cooke pan to CU. Lt. Russell shouting. LV. Mortars firing SV. crew in action. LV. & SV. SCU. Capt. Nicky Grant of Nenyaki of East Africa, looking out. GV. Mortar shells explode. LV. Mortar crew of E. Troops. SV. 2nd Lt. Bill McGraham of Blackpool giving orders. LV. Thru window of Command post of Mortars going into action. LV. Men preparing mortar bombs pan to Mortar firing. SV. Gunner Slim Carrigan of Harrogate loading. CU. man with hands over ears as gun fires. GV. Seoul. LV. Men unloading wagon at new housing site. CU. Notice: Refugee housing project. SV. Korean kids warming hands by fire. LV. Man leading family towards new hut. SV,. Woman with baby on back - enters not followed by children and oldest woman with bundle on head. SV. Korean children leaving filthy hut SV. Pan of straw tents. CU. boy pan down to ragged clothes as he walks.(Neg.) Selected Originals exist for this item - see other records.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:33:00 / 01:08:05:00

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