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  • Short Summary

    Ruins of bomb damaged French building.

  • Description

    Ruins In France.

    Opens with CU elderly woman standing by wall; facing camera; wall is damaged by shelling. GV ruins; collapsed building in FG with battered building behind it. Pan left; more ruins. Another bombed house; but much still standing; tall pillars built into wall on rt. Interior same; looking over rubble inside on floor; to open window with arch detail above. Shot panning over more rubble; in room with pillars; and a small statue amidst the mess on far rt.; in BG hallway with arched ceiling; a grand mansion.

    World War One; war damage.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1940.31
    Media URN:
    73872
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:01:00 / 01:34:00:00
    Canister:
    ON 174 M

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