• Short Summary

    For a movie about the South African diamond rush, British film crews record footage of mounted police recruits serving as extras in a cavalcade, the cast and crew lines up for lunch, and actors are fitted with false beards in the style of the 1870s

  • Description

    SOUTH AFRICA:
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    CAMERAMEN AND CAMERA Outdoor cameramen filming South African Diamond Rush shot Cavalry charge and make-up scenes

    FILM WORLD IN GENERAL Filming Diamond Rush in South Africa.

    SOUTH AFRICA New British film of the diamond rush. Mounted Police recruits take part in the rushes and cavalry charge.

    Media

    motion picture, dramatization, New Rush, Kimberley, Griqua West, filming, motion picture industry
    Background: For a movie about the South African diamond rush, British film crews record footage of mounted police recruits serving as extras in a cavalcade, the cast and crew lines up for lunch, and actors are fitted with false beards in the style of the 1870s

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABCEP0QADE5PO144MCL2KWPQIF
    Media URN:
    VLVABCEP0QADE5PO144MCL2KWPQIF
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/12/1948
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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