• Short Summary

    Tons of soil and rock bring disaster to Italian villagers.

  • Description

    Zambana, Italy.

    TV. Village in the Trentino region. GV. Villagers in the street looking up to the hillside. GV. & CV. Mud and water rushing through towards village. Voiceover informs that village is attacked by cold lava - the termed used by villagers for mud and stones washed down the mountains by weeks of rain. GV. Water running, camera tilts up to show the village street. LV. Man working clearing mud, with church in background. CV. Bulldozer at work. GV. Men filling sacks to be used as a barricade. SV. Solid expanse of mud creeping along. GV. Solid expanse of mud, showing buildings half submerged. CV. Two women and a child watching. GV. Wall of mud creeping down village.

    (Lav.) (Orig.B.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    579.22
    Media URN:
    31796
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    05/04/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:20:00 / 01:40:55:00
    Canister:
    56/28

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