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  • Short Summary

    Material relating to newsreel story "A City Dies" - 60/20.

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    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "A City Dies" - 60/20.

    Various shots of bodies of the Agadir earthquake victims laid out along road, one is carried along to burial site where people are digging graves and burying the victims. Various shots as victims are buried by troops. Various shots of a body being dug out from amongst the rubble. M/S of bodies laid out along the road.

    Various shots of cracked earth. Various shots of buildings completely destroyed, and cars laying underneath the rubble. M/S people's possessions amongst the debris. Various shots of the destroyed Saada Hotel. Various shots of rescue workers in the ruins. Various shots of inhabitants of Agadir now homeless. Various shots of ruins again. Various shots of bodies laid out along the road, the camera pans across them. Various shots of bodies being transported and buried.

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    Film ID:
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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:52:00 / 01:31:58:00
    60/20 A (Selected Originals)

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