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  • Short Summary

    Material relating to newsreel story BASUTOLAND - TOWARDS SELF GOVERNMENT - 59/20.

  • Description

    Selected Originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story BASUTOLAND - TOWARDS SELF GOVERNMENT - 59/20.

    Extra footage not found newsreel story.

    Maseru, Basutoland, South Africa.

    General view panning across African landscape. Several shots of Africans with their spouses and children. Women holding babies.

    General view of countryside. L/Ss of hilly area. Africans sitting outside their hut. Old African man in tattered clothing.

    More shots of the countryside. African does a traditional dance watched by 3 others. Africans on horseback riding away from camera. Crowds arriving for the Pitso. Two Africans walking down roadway with hills in background.

    Note: first scenic shots have Pathe end title music from previous story.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1571.30
    Media URN:
    50447
    Group:
    Selected originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:36:00 / 01:46:56:00
    Canister:
    59/20 H (aka 59/20 J)

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