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  • Short Summary

    A commission from the United Nations Organisation visits Greece to investigate conditions.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    United Nations Organisation investigates conditions in Greece. Salonika and surrounding areas.

    Various shots men and women in detention camp, pan to commission making notes, MS clapping. LS people sat round table. MS man walking up to the committee and sitting down before them. CU of the man. LS guards on roof, pan down to commission. MS another man comes to talk to them. MS's the committee. Various shots people standing around, pan across people to cars, trucks etc. MS plaque being unveiled pan to Greek Orthodox priest. MS officials chatting, pan to memorial. MS women in black mourning. MS pictures of the dead. Various shots women mourning.

    LS children waving US flags. Various shots as trucks make their way along the roads, MS as one is pushed after getting stuck. LS convoy of vehicles. People applaud as they pass. Various shots people in streets, truck passes with UN flag on side. LS village. A man puts up UN flag. MS as soldiers line street. MS as commission stand around UN flag. MS's men with guns in dug outs. Various shots of people standing around.

    Various shots members of the commission riding on donkeys through mountainous country. CU's women in uniform in a detention camp. LS people clapping, pan to soldiers across road. MS people singing. Various shots men and women in the camp doing traditional round dance. CU's men and women guards with guns. Various shots guards. LS mountains and villages. LS people gathered in village. Various shots of men and women doing drill and talking to members of the commission.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2339.14
    Media URN:
    66181
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:09:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:26:00 / 01:53:23:00
    Canister:
    UN 1675 A

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