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  • Short Summary

    New houses being built, reconstruction area, workmen at work.

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    Warsaw, Poland.

    Documentation states the old city is near the new East-West Avenue. The Avenue will be 18 metres broad, a tunnel 260 metres long connecting the new bridge with the city. The workers work here in 3 shifts.

    M.S. Workmen building new houses and completed houses in the background. (Pan.) L.S. Completed new houses already inhabited. L.S. Another new block of houses. M.S. Another new block of houses. L.S. River showing wartime destruction in the foreground. Pan over where necessary reconstruction is beginning to take place. M.S. Train bringing building materials. M.S. Crane clearing debris from the building site. M.S. Workmen busy on building site. M.S. Workmen shovelling debris into waiting lorries. M.S. Workmen shovelling up debris C.U. Earth in lorries. M.S. Lorries moving away. M.S. Lorries on the main road. M.S. Debris being unloaded. C.U. Earth coming out pick-up lorry. M.S. Debris being unloaded. C.U. Earth coming out of pick-up lorry. M.S. Workmen working by night. M.S. Train with small trucks full of debris at work by night.. M.S. Workman shovelling debris onto truck. (Two shots)

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:29:00 / 01:21:58:00
    UN 2107 D

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