• Short Summary

    The river Seine rises and threatens to flood Paris.

  • Description

    River Seine, Paris.

    GV. River Seine at high level. LV. Flood water rushing under bridge leaving little clearance. LV. Crowds, some fishing, some watching flood water. SCU. 'Zouave' with it's feet in water. GV. Flood water in a town outside Paris. SV. People being carried across streets. GV. River Rhone flooding roads. SV. Farmer in a boat. LV. Flooded country village. SCU. People being transported by rowing boats. SVP. From service station sign to a nearly submerged truck (snow falling). CU. Submerged car. Snow falling. GV. Snow falling over a small town.

    (F.G.) (Orig 'B')

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    499.03
    Media URN:
    30335
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/01/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:24:00 / 01:02:59:00
    Canister:
    55/6

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