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  • Short Summary

    Massive clean up after terrible earthquake in Niigata, Japan.

  • Description

    Niigata, Japan.

    Various long shots of huge gas and oil storage tank belching black smoke while they burn and explode as fire rages as a result of the earthquake in Niigata, Japan. Various shots of the refugees of the earthquake sitting on ground outside the city. Various shots of Niigata in Japan devastated by the earthquake. Blocks of flats are seen leaning at an angle where the foundations have gone and they could fall any moment. MS. Women digging to retrieve anything they can. MS. A car submerged in earth until just the top shows. Various shots of the people queuing up for fresh water and getting water from a truck in the street.

    (F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 22/06/1964.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2681.10
    Media URN:
    79583
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/06/1964
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:25:00 / 01:22:01:00
    Canister:
    UN 3902 F

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