Material relating to newsreel story "New Oil Route from Irak" - 52/38
Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "New Oil Route from Irak" - 52/38
Mute version of Newsreel Story - first shot not superimposed.
GV. Ancient ruins of Sun Temple at Palmyra in Iraq. LV. More ruins.
Final sections of pipeline being joined in. Crowds of people look on - some in traditional Arab desert dress. CU men in Arab dress. CU of man using rotary grinder on the end of the pipeline.
CU. Map Scene.
A mechanical welder is used to complete the joint in the pipe. People look on. Cranes lower parts of the pipeline into place. More shots of the pipeline in the desert.
LV. Tanker. SV. Pipeline being hauled aboard tanker. SCU. Two officers looking on. SCU. Pipe being coupled to inlet valve of tanker.
GV of oil storage tanks.