• Short Summary

    Sheik Abdulla - The Lion of Kashmir - is released from jail in Jammu.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Kashmir. Sheik Leaves Prison"

    Jammu, Kashmir, India (but much disputed).

    LV The locked gates of the Jammu jail. CU. Lock on main gate. GV Int. of the prison showing the barracks where Sheik Abdulla and his other conspirators were jailed. SV Sheik Abdulla (The Lion of Kashmir) walking towards (on the right). CU Sheik Abdulla smiling. SV One of the other conspirators who had been in jail with the Sheik. SV Mrs Abdulla (Begum Abdulla). Garlands her husband and congratulates him on being released. CU Another conspirator. SV The Sheik with garlands round his neck embracing his wife. SV The Sheik's personal luggage being loaded onto roof of car. SV The Sheik walks through the open gates of the jail and being welcomed.

    GV Mass crowds in the streets of Jammu surrounded the Sheik. as he drives along in jeep. SV Crowds surrounding the Sheik's jeep dancing and shouting. CU Crowds dancing. SV The Sheik driving forwards through crowds. AS Banner across street "Happy Greeting". CU Pan as the Sheik drives past. GV Mass crowds surrounding the Sheik's jeep.


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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:51:00 / 01:55:59:00

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