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  • Short Summary

    Illicitly shot material filmed in and around Budapest in the aftermath of the Hungarian Uprising.

  • Description

    Budapest, Hungary

    Various shots, taken from travelling car with windscreen wipers working, of Budapest, showing devastation caused by rioters during their fight for Freedom. Also various shots of people in the street, queuing, walking along river embankment. VS still in car out in countryside. Car overtakes military lorry full of soldiers and manoeuvres round a tank covered in tarpaulin. VS driving along cobbled streets in city. CU photographs taken during uprising including several of bodies. MS (from car) of military lorries. Travelling sequence through countryside, car behind and overtaking armoured cars. MS crowds around car talking to driver. MS Hungarian plane taxiing to a halt. Parcels with Red Cross sign on being loaded. MS Boxes with Red Cross sign being unloaded from what looks like an RAF plane. MS Sacks of supplies being unloaded from plane onto lorry (possibly sequence about international aid arriving at refugee camps just outside the Hungarian border?)

    Dupe.Neg.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2564.15
    Media URN:
    68908
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1956
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:08:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:04:00 / 01:45:05:00
    Canister:
    UN 2898 C

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