• Short Summary

    After being trapped for days, some of the underground explorers are brought to safety.

  • Description

    France.

    GV. Rescue workers' camp, pan to gorge where the flooded cave is. GV. Water rushing down over rocks. SV. Raging water running into the cave. SV. Rescue worker throwing canister of food into water which is carried into the cave, & GV. GB. Bulldozers working building dam. SV. Pile of earth pan down to boarded section of dam. GV. Rescue workers. SV. Rescue worker putting dinghy into water at cave mouth. SV. Other rescue workers. SV. Dinghy disappearing into cave. SV. Onlookers. SV. Dinghy emerging from cave with a rescued man in it. GV. Onlookers. SV. The rescued man being helped up rock face, & GV. SV. The rescued man with two rescuers. SV. Another trapped man being helped up the rock face. SCU. One of the rescued on a stretcher. SV. Pan. The stretcher being carried away. Three of the five men were rescued.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1768.03
    Media URN:
    54582
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/06/1963
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:25:00 / 01:04:34:00
    Canister:
    63/48

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