• Short Summary

    Good footage of the wastelands of Palestine and Jordan.

  • Description

    Titles read: "LAND OF CANAAN - Where Moses led his people into Palestine."

    L/Ss of wasteland. "Over these plains the great Patriarch led his children out of bondage." L/Ss of mountains. "Where the hoist marched on to Jericho." M/S of signpost which gives directions to the Dead Sea, Jericho and Jerusalem. L/S and M/S of people walking down dusty track with several donkeys. "As it was at the beginning -" C/U of shepherd with sheep in background. More sheep. "Here in the sacred Jordan, the Saviour was baptised." L/S of river, cows grazing. L/S of man moving at sped down river in large rowing boat. "Today, camel herds roam the hallowed wastes." L/S camels. M/S of camel with calf. Several more shots of camels. L/Ss of clouds.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1602.09
    Media URN:
    51400
    Group:
    Pathe sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    22/12/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:22:00 / 01:19:18:00
    Canister:
    PSP 768

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