• Short Summary

    Some good shots of Yemeni street scenes, buildings, politicians and a military parade.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - date and location may be unclear / unknown.

    Hungarian newsreel item. Title reads: "Tudositas Jemenbol".

    Sana'a, Republic of Yemen / Yemen

    GV Exterior some very old houses of a small town in the Yemen. MS Camels carrying loads with ancient town wall in background. GV Fortified gateway in the old walls. MSs Old buildings, some decorated or with towers. MS A street scene, people carrying baskets. CU Two women, completely veiled walk up the street. CU A child's face, over its mother's shoulder. MS and CU A man talks to a beggar outside a house. CU A dish of flat breads. Various shots, Yemeni builders at work on new school. CU Sign in Arabic.

    GV Exterior of Presidential Palace. Various shots, a meeting between Hungarian and Yemeni politicians. Yemeni President Hussein El Amri, Mohsen El Serry (Minister of Foreign Affairs) and Ferenc Siklos, leader of the Hungarian delegation, signing the Hungarian-Yemeni trade agreement. Various shots, in Sana'a of a large military parade with traditional tribesmen fighters on foot and mounted on camels, modern troops, army equipment and armoured vehicles, and a flypast for Marshal Salal and other Yemeni dignitaries attending.

    Note: Date on original record: 16/10/1964. Hungarian commentary.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:31:00 / 01:27:38:00
    UN 3954 C

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