• Short Summary

    Village people of China desperately try to repair dykes, find food, shelter and save flooded crops following severe flooding brought on during the monsoon season

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: China Fights Flood Menace To Her Crops

    CHINA:
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    CHINA. rain swollen rivers around Canton burst their banks and flood rice-fields. Shots of peasants groping under water for remnants of grain crop. Refugees feeding at communal feeding centres

    FLOODS & STORMS Rain swollen rivers around Canton floods their banks. Work goes on to repair dykes. huge areas under water

    RICE Rice fields flooded around Canton - peasants groping for grains of rice under the water

    Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries; Weather; Disasters and Accidents

    floodwaters, refugees, homeless, devastation,
    Background: Village people of China desperately try to repair dykes, find food, shelter and save flooded crops following severe flooding brought on during the monsoon season

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAAJ2TAIZISWF63GGQIZEQW9YTS
    Media URN:
    VLVAAJ2TAIZISWF63GGQIZEQW9YTS
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    31/07/1947
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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