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  • Short Summary

    Belfast resembles a war zone after grave riots.

  • Description

    Belfast, Ireland.

    Intertitle: "GRAVE RIOTS IN BELFAST. 'War' scenes in the streets of Ulster's Capital".

    L/S of a Loyalist street with a Union Jack flag hanging from every house, children play on the cobbles watched by their mothers. Panning shot of children playing in a pile of rubble - the result of past battles between Nationalists and British Troops. M/S of a Loyalist mural on the end of a terrace. M/S of children sitting in a row on a pile of rubble. M/S of a horse and cart packed with luggage, it is parked outside a row of tenements, a group of men stand near the cart talking. L/S of British soldiers behind a bank of sandbags, on guard at the end of a residential street.

    Note: This story is very similar to - BELFAST SITUATION - also in G 700. BELFAST SITUATION contains some shots not used in this version.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    212.44
    Media URN:
    21569
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/09/1920
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:27:00 / 01:49:38:00
    Canister:
    G 700

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