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  • Short Summary

    Various workers protest in the streets of Paris.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown.

    French title reads: "Les Bras Croises. C'est la maniere adoptee par les postiers et telephonistes qui ont, comme tous les autres fonctionaires de l'Etat, cesse leur travail pendant une heure."

    France.

    Strikers - presumably postal and telephone workers - march in protest. Exterior view of Ministry of Post building.

    View of empty postal sorting centre.

    Intertitle reads: "Dix minutes d'arret. C'est ainsi que les employes des Transports en Commun ont reagi contre les projets financiers."

    Various shots of trams and buses in Paris streets. CU watch - presumably showing the time of the start of the strike. None of the vehicles are going anywhere.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    530.17
    Media URN:
    58232
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:45:00 / 01:39:03:00
    Canister:
    UN 64 P

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