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  • Short Summary

    Indian Lawyers and clients conducting business in the open air outside the Delhi Police Courts

  • Description


    Delhi, India

    THE LAWYERS OF DELHI.

    Vicinity of Delhi Police Courts. MS Indian lawyers assistant typing in the open marketplace. M.S. Sign advertising one of the Advocates (2 shots) MS Bearded Indian lawyer advising client. C.U. sign on tree advertising Indian BA handwriting expert. S.C.U Lawyer and clients. MS Lawyers and clients consulting in the shade of a tree. MS Types outside the courtroom and sign reading "Deputy Commissioner and District Magistrates Courtroom (Upstairs)." S.C.U Handwriting expert squatting and working. MS Lawyers assistant typing. MS Indian and a lawyer conferring. S.C.U. Barefooted lawyer. S.C.U. Indian Advocates sign. MS Indians consulting lawyer. MS General scene of Indians squatting. LS Elevated shot, lawyers (mostly Sikhs) sitting under trees. M.S. Handcuffed Indian prisoner and Indian guard/jailer. LS Elevated lawyers practising beneath trees. C.U. Two cows as court exhibits, which were stolen by one of the clients. S.C.U. Lawyers at work beneath the trees. S.C.U. Lawyers book, pan up to lawyer. M.S. Advocate at work outside courtroom door. S.C.U. Lawyers at work.

    Note: Most of the lawyers here are refugees from Pakistan. They can't secure offices and so they have set up their business opposite the courts.

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    Film ID:
    2447.03
    Media URN:
    67077
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1948
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:27:00 / 01:10:22:00
    Canister:
    UN 1954 E

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