• Short Summary

    British hippies routed from Piccadilly and Bedford Square. London.

  • Description

    Piccadilly Squatters. London.

    SV 144 Piccadilly, the squatters residence. LS The building showing writing on wall, "We Are Writing on Your Wall. We Love Peace". SV Int. showing some of the squatters. SCU Three squatters sitting on floor. CU Man with long hair. SV Two boys, one playing guitar. SV Drawings on wall. CU Drawings on wall. SV Squatter looking out of window onto crowd below. Top shot crowd below. SV Pan Doctor John Moffat under arrest. SV More squatters being evicted. Amongst them is an injured girl being helped down. SV Injured girl being helped down from house.

    SV As young hippy stands in front of camera and holds up his hands. SV More hippies coming from the house. SV Crowd in hippies in street. MS House showing policemen in windows. SV Crowd of police in courtyard of house. GV Bedford Square. CU Writing on wall, "London Street Commune". Building . CU Building showing street name on building, Russell Square. CU Hippy type standing in window. CU Policemen. SV Hippies coming from building. CU Policemen. Pan to more hippies coming out. GV As Hippies cross street. SV More hippies out of building. CU Hippies. CU Gate with padlock on it. Rear V. Hippies walking down street.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:39:00 / 01:31:09:00

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