• Short Summary

    Views of the destruction caused by volcano Mt. Hibok-hibok, in Camiguin Island, Philippines

  • Description

    Item title reads - Volcano disaster.

    Mt. Hibok-hibok, in Camiguin Island, Philippines - note that the description names the volcano as Hebo Hebo, as does the original film.

    Mount Hebo Hebo in Philippines kills 2000.

    Air view of Hebo Hebo smoking. Various shots of lava running down the mountainside as seen from an aeroplane. M/S of a truck load of refugees being carried to safety. M/S's of refugees by roadside. M/S's of refugees waiting to be evacuated by boat to Mindanao, camera pans to boat, C/U notice for the 'Public Dispensary'. Various interior shots as nurses look after the injured. M/S's field of molten lava still smoking. M/S's wreckage left by the lava. M/S of a local man putting a stick into the lava, camera pans down the stick. C/U of the stick burning and bubbling in the lava. M/S man walking across field of lava. M/S of the ravaged countryside including lines of burnt trees. M/S lava around trees. L/S air view of smoking Hebo Hebo.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1491.19
    Media URN:
    48617
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/12/1951
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:50:00 / 01:28:04:00
    Canister:
    51/101

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