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  • Short Summary

    Good footage depicting street hunger to regeneration in post-war Holland

  • Description

    Amsterdam, Holland

    VS. Hunger queues in Amsterdam during December 1944. VS. Children, some with bare feet go around the town searching dustbins etc. for food, VS. Elderly people in woods outside the city collect sticks for their fire at home to cook on. VS. Old man with small stove trying to cook himself something. VS. Dutch family around table making the most of what little food and comforts they have. VS. In Amsterdam in December 1945 and a complete change due to allied help. Shops are full of produce and bread etc. VS. People taking home loaves of bread. VS. Dutch family tucking into meal at home, including the cat. (F.G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3108.25
    Media URN:
    87765
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1965
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:46:00 / 01:52:24:00
    Canister:
    UN 4017 F

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