• Short Summary

    Mau Mau rebels are hunted after the murder of a European family in Kenyan countryside.

  • Description

    Nairobi, Kenya. More trouble with the Mau Mau - Kenyatta is at court.

    GV. Crowd outside Cathedral of the Highlands, Nairobi. SV. Coffin being carried out of Cathedral. SV. 6-year-old Michael Ruck's coffin being carried from Cathedral. SV. Funeral procession walking to graveside. Air view, lonely farmland where crime was committed. LV. Dogs searching area. SV. Police dogs searching area. (2 shots). Air view, wooded country which has to be searched. SV. Samburu tribesmen trackers being used in search. SCU. Pan, spear carried by tribesman. SV. Tribesman being loaded into lorry. SCU. P an, tribesman being loaded into lorry. GV. Protest meeting by settlers outside Government House, Nairobi. SV. Mr. Michael Blundell, leader of the European Elected Members to Legislative Council, rising to speak. SV. Crowd applauding. CU. Pith-helmeted man in crowd. SV. Mr. Blundell addressing meeting. SV. Crowd listening. SV. Man in crowd shouting. CU. Woman in crowd shouting. SV. Another man shouting. LV. Crowd trying to force way past police cordon. SV. Man arguing with police at door of Government House. SV. Crowd breaking through cordon. STV. Crowd milling round door. SV. Pan, crowd milling around door. SV.LV. Police arguing with crowd at door. SV. Jomo Kenyatta, and other accused, walking outside court. SV. Two accused. SV. Mr. Pritt, Q.C. shaking hands with accused. SCU. Mr. Pritt talking to Jomo Kenyatta. CU. Jomo Kenyatta, SV. Jomo with a European.

    (Orig.Neg.) (Title scene "C")

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:01:00 / 01:22:43:00

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