• Short Summary

    Little film about orange growing in the new state of Israel.

  • Description

    Israel.

    Once neglected desert land of Israel is transformed into Mediterranean landscape - orange trees, sun and sea. Travel shot introduce the audience with the environment and takes us to chosen destination - fields of orange trees.

    Agricultural students from all around the world are coming to learn about citrus fruit growing through working experience - informs a voiceover. Students are seen working on land and picking oranges.

    Oranges are then transported into factory where workers sort them for different uses. Voiceover talks about versatile use of oranges, from juice making to cosmetics.

    Item ends with several more shots of the new country of Israel followed by shots of a man loading oranges into truck.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    57.23
    Media URN:
    1242
    Group:
    Colour pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/02/1957
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:25:00 / 01:57:15:00
    Canister:
    CP 112

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