• Short Summary

    The Kariba Dam in Rhodesia under construction.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Kariba on schedule".

    Kariba Dam, Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe and Zambia).

    L/S base of the dam with water gushing from an outlet, another outlet is opened more water pours through. C/U water gushing from outlets towards camera. C/U turbulent waters at base of the dam.

    Panning shot of dam, showing pylons which are being constructed to carry power from South Bank to the North. C/U men working on pylon, pan to men working on road that is being constructed. C/U man issuing orders to workmen on pylon by telephone. C/U men working on pylon fixing a cable.

    L/S dam, pan to the road under construction. L/S container being lowered by crane. M/S cement being released from container. G/V dam. L/S dam with water gushing from ten outlets in dam wall. Panning shot foaming water as it pours out of the outlets. G/V dam.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1599.08
    Media URN:
    50970
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    02/11/1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:10:00 / 01:17:10:00
    Canister:
    59/88

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