This video has no sound
  • Short Summary

    Mine disaster in Saarbrucken, West Germany.

  • Description

    Saarbrucken, Federal Republic of Germany (Western Germany).

    CU. Miner's lamp. CU. A rock face, pan to show long shot of mine. SV. Street scenes around town of Volklingen. Various shots of town's people reading report in newspaper office windows. SV. Crowds at gate of mine gathered after mine disaster. Panning shot as ambulance arrives and goes through gate. Various shots of general activity around gate. Various shots of the miners at pit head after mine disaster. Various shots of general activity around gates, lists with names of casualties on door of hut. VCU. Rescued miners. CU. Pit head winding gear in motion. Various shots of suffering friends and relatives of the dead.

    (F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 12/02/1962.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    2615.04
    Media URN:
    78077
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1962
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:17:00 / 01:10:50:00
    Canister:
    UN 3584 D

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment