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  • Short Summary

    Traditional methods of shark fishing off the coast of Madras, India.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - location and date unclear or unknown.

    Madras, India.

    Shark fishing off the coast of Madras, India. Various shots of the fishermen in their fragile catamarans. A shark is hauled aboard one of the craft. M/S of the boat riding the surf back to the shore. M/S of the fishermen dragging the boat in. C/U of a huge shark lying on the beach. VS of shark being cut up and meat being put into large pots and being carried away. Shots of hooks being baited and sharks being caught and dragged on board the small boats.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2148.07
    Media URN:
    63809
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:00:00 / 01:22:21:00
    Canister:
    UN 1664 E

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