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  • Short Summary

    Workings of oil company in Iran - duplicate of UN 2302 B - see separate record for details.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused footage - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Cuts from documentary 'Wealth of the World - Oil' - Reel 1.

    Iran, Persia.

    L/S of car on mountain road. M/S of car splashing through water. L/S of mountain road. M/S of dust blowing over desert, car passing. Shots of mountain lake, river and waterfall. L/S of distant settlement.

    M/S of Oil Company official's house. M/S exterior of hospital. Various shots of building. M/S of children entering school. L/S of telegraph poles. L/S of burning waste gases on hillside. L/S of desert vista and burning gases. M/S of oil seepage pool. C/S of bubbling oil seepages. Shots of derrick in hills. L/S of battery of pipelines through mountains.

    Men piping oil aboard tanker and screwing valve. General view of Port of Abadan. L/S of oil tanker and harbour. L/S of tanker putting to sea. L/S of men removing clamp. Pipe going down bore. Various drilling operations. M/S of man screwing new length of pipe. M/S of men hammering crowbar. C/U of men's faces turning. C/U of men's feet turning on turntable. Men removing clamp. C/U of men putting in wedges and fixing clamp.

    Duplicate of 2529.09 (UN 2302 B).

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:10:00 / 01:43:26:00
    UN 2303 A

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