• Short Summary

    Displaced Persons arrive in Britain while boxer Joe Baksi leaves for Czechoslovakia.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "People In Camera".

    Tilbury Docks, near London. First Displaced Persons arrive. 100,000 displaced persons are to arrive from the British Zone in Germany. They are coming to Britain to work as cooks, canteen hands and waitresses for one year.

    MS CU the 'Empire Halladale', passenger liner, carrying a group of immigrants as it docks at Tilbury. MS Girls and women on deck waving. MS another group of women wave. MS Women walking off the ship carrying baggage.

    Heathrow Airport, near London.

    Joe Baksi, American boxer, leaves for his native Czechoslovakia, after his fight with Bruce Woodcock.

    MS Joe Baksi and wife get out of coach. Pathe's John Parsons points them in the direction of the camera before they start to board the plane. CU Head and shoulders shot of himself and wife on steps of the plane. LS MS They walk across the airfield and board the plane. LS the plane takes off.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1183.05
    Media URN:
    28045
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/04/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:11:00 / 01:13:10:00
    Canister:
    47/33

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