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  • Short Summary

    Hundreds of convicts board a prison ship, bound for Devil's Island in the Caribbean Sea.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "Off to Devil's Island - 418 convicts leave in prison ship for dreadful penal settlement in the Caribbean Sea."

    France.

    L/Ss show hundreds of men carrying kit bags on their backs, walking along a quayside in France to board the prison ship. Numerous local adults and children have turned out to look at the convicts

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    722.24
    Media URN:
    34732
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/04/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:13:00 / 01:49:06:00
    Canister:
    G 1493

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