• Short Summary

    Fidel Castro cuts off water at US Base at Guantanamo, Cuba - army finds alternative sources.

  • Description

    Title reads: "US BASE BEATS WATER SHORTAGE".

    American Military Base at Guantanamo Bay, Cuba has water supply stopped by Fidel Castro.

    Various shots jeep coming towards camera long dusty road at Guantanamo. Panning shot wooded and hilly countryside. M/S looking from the sea at Guantanamo.

    Various shots of base Laundromat which is closed due to water stoppage. M/S another closed shop. C/U sign: "Closed, Castro cut out water".

    M/S water tanker "Tallulah" taking on water at Norfolk, Virginia, United States of America (USA). Various shots water coming out of valves.

    Various shots new salt water conversation plant at Guantanamo. C/U tap being turned on. C/U another tap. C/U another tap being turned on. M/S army man hosing down his car. M/S lawn sprinkler in operation. C/U ditto. C/U small boy drinking water from hose and laughing.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1802.23
    Media URN:
    55407
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    15/03/1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:04:00 / 01:37:18:00
    Canister:
    65/22

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment