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  • Short Summary

    Travelogue showing scenes in the Atlas Mountains of Morocco: women at work, livestock, landscape etc

  • Description

    Atlas Mountains in Morocco.

    Snow melts to create swift rivers to fertilise and enrich the soil. High angle shot of a Moroccan village with a river flowing through it. Various shots of the river. M/S of large water wheel. High angle of the river. M/S of women working in the fields harvesting the crop. Closer shot of the workers. The women have a male "overseer."

    C/U of the overseer - he smiles at the camera. Cattle breeding is one of the region's main industries. High angle shots of lots of cows. C/U of a shepherd with his flock moving behind him.

    Was an item in Pathe Pictorial issue number 642.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    902.02
    Media URN:
    15255
    Group:
    Eve pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    21/07/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:11:00 / 01:05:51:00
    Canister:
    EP 153

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