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  • Short Summary

    French troops are sent in to tackle rebels in Madagascar.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Rebels in Madagascar.

    Various shots the French warship 'Pasteur' bringing reinforcements to quell the riots. Various shots troops disembarking. Various shots General Pellet inspecting North African troops. L/S troops marching past General Pellet. Various shots villagers trekking to Mandjakandriana to put themselves under French protection.

    M/S's Madagascan people. L/S scenery in the Tamatave area. Various shots of a village. Various shots leaders addressing a gathering of people. Various shots people participating in the blood rite where they dab blood from a living cow upon themselves.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2202.06
    Media URN:
    74358
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1947
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:47:00 / 01:11:17:00
    Canister:
    UN 1853 F

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