• Short Summary

    FIRST PICTURES Received via America these pictures show Earth quake damage in Bucharest.

    (NB TITLE makes clear that pictures were obtained via USA which in 1941 had not declared war and orginal card says location is Hungary not ROMANIA)

  • Description

    BUCHAREST, RUMANIA

    GTV Rumanian town with traffic passing up and down. SV wrecked building - soldiers searching in damage. SV buildings held up by props. CU showing cracked walls and wreckage. SV of wreckage. TV King Michael past wreckage with military officials. SV King Michael giving money away. CU King Michael giving money away. GV wrecked Carlton Hotel. Still shot of town before earthquake. Pan people searching in wreckage for bodies missing. CU Nazi soldiers helping in searches. SV body being carried on stretcher towards camera. CU wounded person being carried away. Pan up showing tractors and lorries to wrecked building.

    Disasters and Accidents; Hungary; earthquake ?, Environment Film obtained from the enemy ?
    Background: FIRST PICTURES Received via America these pictures show Earth quake damage in Bucharest.

    (NB TITLE makes clear that pictures were obtained via USA which in 1941 had not declared war and orginal card says location is Hungary not ROMANIA)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABI0SS666G3JZWSCKSADD38CD7
    Media URN:
    VLVABI0SS666G3JZWSCKSADD38CD7
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/01/1941
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A
  • Part of…

    ROMANIA:  FIRST PICTURES Received via America these pictures show damage in Bucharest.

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