• Short Summary

    To relieve unemployment, 1,200 Tyneside out of work men placed on land - experiment to aid distressed area

    Social Conditions and Problems; Economics; Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries; Social Provisions; Great Britain

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: FROM DOLE TO FARMING To relieve unemployment, 1,200 Tyneside men placed on land - experiment to aid distressed area

    ENGLAND: Bedfordshire

    EXT
    Gen. view & semi view pan. of workmen standing and some laying on ground outside shack. Cu. of L.C.Gamon talking, cu. pan. from Gamon to workman, cu. workman talks. Pan. of derelict shipyards. Travel shot of empty shop windows & closed stores. Long view derelict area showing smokeless chimney stacks. Long view of colliery & men. Gen. view of crops in field, semi view of farmers working in field. Long view of men building house in field. Long view of Chicken Farm, man pours water in trough. Semi view of man cutting Water Mellon, Cu. man holding Mellon. Top view of horse and cart arriving, Semi view of farmers taking unloading cart. Shot showing various vegetables, potatoes, Mellons, beans etc. & eggs

    Sound Effects: Off-stage voice describes story. Chairman of the Land Association says that they have given work to 1200 men from the Tyneside. Workman says that it is real champion to work on the farms
    Background: To relieve unemployment, 1,200 Tyneside out of work men placed on land - experiment to aid distressed area

    Social Conditions and Problems; Economics; Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries; Social Provisions; Great Britain

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADUABZAJLU54WTRA209OGXV6S2
    Media URN:
    VLVADUABZAJLU54WTRA209OGXV6S2
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/08/1935
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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