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  • Short Summary

    Strike protest turns to riots in South Africa.

  • Description

    Strike rally and police brutality in South Africa.

    Looking over heads of crowds at workers marching, some are holding up trade union banner - "Carpenters and Joiners". Shot from above looking down at crowd w/ demonstration in progress, men on platform agitating crowd. Police on horseback scatter crowd, waving truncheons and trampling people. Police riding through street, people running. Night view of crowd with large banner - "No Surrender".

    Pan across wreckage left after riot. Some people walking around, stepping through rubble. Pan on deserted workplace (factory?) showing large vats / gas cylinders. 2 men walking across yard.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2446.16
    Media URN:
    76975
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:04:00 / 01:54:04:00
    Canister:
    ON 380 G

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