• Short Summary

    Holiday traffic puts spotlight on inadequacy of roads, whilst mothers stop cars in protest.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: All Condemn Road Chaos

    ENGLAND: London:
    Top view women waiting to cross road. Pan woman crosses road. Long view bridge..pram crossing road. CU '30' sign. CU Decontrolled sign. CU Belisha beacon. CU Pedestrian signal. CU Traffic lights. CU 'Keep Left' sign. CU 'School' sign. Long view Traffic Jam in Western Avenue. Semi view policeman holding up traffic while people cross. Long view people crossing road..with banners etc. Semi view crippled woman. CU notice 'Bridges Lead to Accidents' CU baby pan to 'Road Bridge won't Help us'. Semi view 'Stop the War on Roads' pan to "We demand '30'". Long view traffic past. Semi view cyclists riding in middle of road. Semi view sign 'What a Road'. Semi sandwich-board men. Pan notice board.! Count the Minutes Lost'. Back view traffic.

    ORIG.NEG.

    Good Scenes.

    Angle shot & CU A.A. man directing traffic. CU A.A. sign 'A30 Staines'. CU intr. shot car with man at wheel. Long view traffic past on main road.

    Transport; Women; Demonstrations; Great Britain
    Background: Holiday traffic puts spotlight on inadequacy of roads, whilst mothers stop cars in protest.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAC0SH797AHTKI6GIZKLGMFMNVT
    Media URN:
    VLVAC0SH797AHTKI6GIZKLGMFMNVT
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/08/1938
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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