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  • Short Summary

    French companies prospecting in the Sahara come up with traces of oil.

  • Description

    Hassi Messaoud, central Sahara, Algeria.

    GV. Oil works. GV. Algerian desert. Aerial view of camels running across desert. Aerial view of Oil Well. CU. Panning down the derrick of the Well. Travelling shot from top of derrick down to Well. Various shots of men at work in refinery. Various shots of workers., having break, washing themselves and having something to eat, playing boules. HAS of drill being positioned.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2842.32
    Media URN:
    82768
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1956
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    02:00:01:00 / 02:01:15:00
    Canister:
    UN 2917 E

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