• Short Summary

    Ordinary people live in a background of war in Palestine.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "THE DRAMA OF PALESTINE".

    Palestine.

    Various shots of people among the rubble of scarred buildings. Troops among others on the piles of rubble, helping out. Various shots of people clearing rubble. A boy carrying salvage away from the rubble. Scuffles in the street, men fight - one is pushed away. Jerusalem train station, the platform deserted. An engine driver. Close up shot of bullet holes in the engine. Bullets fired by snipers. Close up shot of a cowcatcher attached to the front of an engine. Two men armour plating lorries. Truck moving along road followed by armoured cars. Trucks being plated. Close up shot of a welder in action. Boys plating a lorry. A. queue of people waiting for petrol. Pan up from a can to the men in the queue. Soldiers amongst the ruins. Boys clearing debris. A squad of British soldiers patrolling the street.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1418.15
    Media URN:
    46201
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/01/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:16:00 / 01:54:37:00
    Canister:
    48/4

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