• Short Summary

    Floods in France cause chaos in Claret producing region of Gironde.

  • Description

    Floods in Southern France. Originally part of News in a Nutshell - international news stories in brief.

    Bordeaux, Gironde, France.

    River Garnonne has burst its banks. Various shots of flooded streets and fields. Road signs and trees stick out of water. Villagers escape rising waters using rowing boats and horse drawn carts. Includes panning shots of waterlogged vineyard - narrator comments this flood is devastating for wine producers of Claret.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    821.15
    Media URN:
    9643
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    14/03/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:04:00 / 01:17:29:00
    Canister:
    35/21

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