• Short Summary

    French troops in action in the war in Indochina; Jewish terrorists attack in Israel.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Two Years After - War In The East".

    The fighting in Indochina where the Annamese are battling for independence. (The first war in Vietnam)

    CU a French machine gun firing. MS A French artillery unit in action.

    LS&MS Various shots of devastation and fires in the countryside.

    Good CU of French soldiers in action. MS French troops march through blazing village.

    LS Street scenes with fires blazing. MS&CU wounded rescued from burning buildings on stretchers. CU Overhead view of a moving lorry carrying troops and casualties.

    Haifa, Israel. District Police head quarters in Haifa blow up by Jewish terrorists.

    MS Pan from top of building to devastation in the street. The name District Police Headquarters can be clearly seen.

    CU The wrecked car in which the bomb was placed showing parts of it strewn in the courtyard.

    LS Dirt being flung from windows of building.

    VS of wreckage in street. Top shot of crowds gathering in street.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1175.01
    Media URN:
    40516
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    20/01/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:21:00 / 01:01:58:00
    Canister:
    47/6

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