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  • Short Summary

    Pan of devastation, casualties, rescue workers clambering over rubble with charred remains.

  • Description

    IG Farben factory, Ludwigshaven, Germany.

    IG Farben factory explosion.

    M.S. Queues of people waiting for news of victims. L.S. The I.G. Farben factory enveloped in smoke. SCU & CU. Wounded being attended to. S.C.U. Woman crying. S.C.U. & M.S. Men looking at bodies in the mortuary. M.S. Relatives identifying victims. S.C.U. Stretcher bearers carrying charred body. S.C.U. Nurses and doctors amid wreckage. C.U. Injured worker smiling. L.S. Ruins and devastation (2 shots). S.C.U. Broken masonry. M.S. Ruins. M.S. Pan of the ruins. M.S. Rescuers carrying charred bodies away on stretchers, watched by workers. L.S. Smoking factory (2 shots). M.S. Nurses carrying coffin out of wreckage. L.S. Building collapsing after demolition. M.S. Mortuary. C.U. Coffins with boots at foot of each for identification purposes. C.U. Top being lifted off coffin and people trying to identify body. S.C.U. Woman crying on shoulder of another woman. C.U. Man's face walking into camera. C.U. Man with bandaged head talking to an official. S.C.U. Woman crying. Ambulance leaving in background. (Cuts 48/64)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2461.08
    Media URN:
    67223
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:52:00 / 01:27:57:00
    Canister:
    UN 1980 B

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