This video has no sound
  • Short Summary

    Footage of people preparing to evacuate after eruption of Mount Etna. Sicily.

  • Description

    Mount Etna disaster. Sicily.

    Pan around surrounding countryside (possibly the volcano Mount Etna in the distance). M/S of slowly moving lava flow - pan to crushed building. M/S of group of military figures milling around. M/S of people carrying a bed frame away from a house. Several shots of people loading belongings onto a truck. Shots of gases raising from lava flow. M/S of lava flow right up against the side of small house. More shots of people loading possessions onto trucks. Various shots of volcanic activity, gases, steam rising etc.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    2426.05
    Media URN:
    76742
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1920 - 1929
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:18:00 / 01:13:56:00
    Canister:
    ON 349 C

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