• Short Summary

    Soviet Canal built to bring irrigation water and goods to the desert and return it to production.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material -

    Kara Kum, Central Asia, Soviet Union, USSR. Russian voiceover.

    AVs of Kara Kum desert. LS Desert. Various shots of mechanical apparatus cutting a way through desert sands. CU Diagram explains passage of new canal through desert. AV River Amu at Mukri. LS Small dam under construction. LS Kara Kum Canal. The canal is being built to bring irrigation water and goods to the desert and return it to production.

    (Lav.) Old record suggests material dates from around 18/06/1957.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2878.09
    Media URN:
    83381
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1957
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:52:00 / 01:14:06:00
    Canister:
    UN 2976 I

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