• Short Summary

    Cypriot village of Lefkoniko pays fine for burning a post office in anti-British demonstration.

  • Description

    Lefkoniko, Cyprus.

    STV. The inhabitants of Cypriot village Lefkoniko paying their $2,000 fine at the Lefkoniko police station. Schoolboys have burned out village post office in an anti-British demonstration. CU. Cypriot man walking away after paying fine. LV. Inhabitants paying fine at police station. SV. Man handing over money to the official, watched by a policeman. CU. Money being put onto the tray. GV. Deserted street in Lefkoniko. CU. Large letters "Eoka" (Greek terrorist organisation) painted on wall. LV. Damaged and burnt out post office. CU. & SV. Interior, smouldering ruins of post office. LV. Inhabitants of Lefkoniko paying fine, & Side view.

    (Lav.) (Orig "C")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    551.44
    Media URN:
    31275
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/12/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:03:00 / 01:53:45:00
    Canister:
    55/99

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