• Short Summary

    Crowds take to the streets in Damascus to see President Nasser. Syria.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Nasser acclaimed.

    Syria.

    Various shots of massed crowds in Damascus street surrounding President Nasser. M/S crowds around Nasser, this is the first scene in which he is seen clearly. C/U as Nasser pushes his way through the crowds. L/S cheering crowds. M/S of Nasser seated on balcony with Syrian notables. Syrians march past camera holding banners and cheering in support of Nasser's policy not to let Israeli ships through the Suez canal. M/S Nasser waving. Syrians ride past on horseback. M/S Nasser waving again. C/U woman shouting. M/S Nasser making a speech. M/S's of massed crowds waving and cheering.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1666.34
    Media URN:
    52397
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/02/1960
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:51:00 / 01:51:27:00
    Canister:
    60/18

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