• Short Summary

    Shots of the aftermath of the earthquake which hit San Juan, killing 10,000 of its inhabitants.

  • Description

    ARGENTINA: San Juan:
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    GV wrecked street and buildings in San Juan. CU pan wrecked buildings - people looking on. Shot showing wrecked room. GV wrecked buildings and debris. GV wrecked street and cars and debris. CU Pan wrecked car - man walks past car. GV wrecked Church (Wedding ceremony was in progress) SV ditto. GV wrecked cars parked near Church. LV pan coffins laying around in cemetery. GV people queueing up outside tent waiting for clothing.

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    Ppeople receiving clothes in tent. SV man handing clothes to boy. SV doctor and nurse bandaging up young boy. SV old woman laying in bed being attended to by doctor.

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    GV cars in street loaded with furniture. LV boys in street moving large piece of furniture. SV writing on wall of house. CU writing on wall of house. LV young boy out of house with large picture of mother. SV man searching amongst ruins of his house. SV man raises hand in distress. GV people making their homes in railway carriage. SV people waving from windows of carriage. GV people in camps. CU jars of food on ground. SV woman cleaning chicken in camp. SV woman combing child's hair. GV people in camp.
    Background: Shots of the aftermath of the earthquake which hit San Juan, killing 10,000 of its inhabitants.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA98Q1F8OFTC5E4C55BLVGSAFI1
    Media URN:
    VLVA98Q1F8OFTC5E4C55BLVGSAFI1
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/02/1944
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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