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  • Short Summary

    Young men prepare to leave for Australia under the Big Brother scheme. London.

  • Description

    No title - paperwork reads - Young Empire builders. Boy emigrants leave for Australia under "Big Brother" scheme. London.

    M/S of a line of young men making their way into a building, they take their hats off as they enter. People stand at the side and watch. M/S from inside as they shake hands and enter. M/S as they each shake hands with a bearded man on the way in. M/S as they emerge to cheers and waves from the crowd. M/S of them stood next to a bus, they are holding a big sign which says 'Off to Australia.' C/U of one young man standing next to the bus which also has the same sign, the boy laughs.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    430.06
    Media URN:
    19929
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/11/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:11:00 / 01:24:03:00
    Canister:
    G 1239

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