• Short Summary

    Arabs living in Palestine (Israel) have staged a general strike to protest against travel restrictions imposed by the British authorities to prevent banditry.

  • Description

    PALESTINE: Jerusalem:
    EXT
    City at dawn / car along road through desert / sign post pointing way to "Jericho" and "Jerusalem" / broken telegraph poles laying by road / fence along road / dog sleeping beneath barbed wire barricade / soldiers walking from cars into building / military lorry along / arms of cart lifted to allow car to pass / police and soldiers trying to control crowd / barricade across road / soldiers seen at end of passage / people along street / walls of city / bullet holes in sign "Jerico - Dead Sea" / man from car and shaking hands with passenger / nurse checking foot of soldier / nurse tending to mouth of soldier / older nurse

    INT
    Broken mirror in door of wardrobe / woman crying / view of street from window / rocks / woman smiling at camera

    EXT
    Man with camera talking to man wearing Arab head dress / sandbagged military gun position / vehicles along road / empty streets at time of curfew / soldiers manning road block / empty land / arabs around military position / soldiers manning military position / man / old Arab man with long beard /

    Lydda Junction:
    Goods train along / soldiers on station platform with barricade / soldiers manning gun position / soldiers in position on station roof
    Background: Arabs living in Palestine (Israel) have staged a general strike to protest against travel restrictions imposed by the British authorities to prevent banditry.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1833923L6TBX7V0SLNUB4KQ44
    Media URN:
    VLVA1833923L6TBX7V0SLNUB4KQ44
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/11/1938
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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