• Short Summary

    A look at Baghdad in Iraq.

  • Description

    Iraq.

    Various shots of harbour in Baghdad lined with palm trees. Various shots of the city including temples and policeman, and studies of the locals. Visiting people dance and children have a go on a primitive big wheel. Women balance water carriers on their heads. Various shots of Kurds and a camel station at Gaza. People walk through the village and a man sells fruit from a basket on his donkey. L/S of sand swirls in the desert.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1542.11
    Media URN:
    49596
    Group:
    New sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/02/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:07:00 / 01:21:39:00
    Canister:
    NSP 308

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