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    Snow on road, buildings, playground and frozen river.

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    Two M.Ss of cars travelling along a snow covered road, the snow is being driven across the road by strong winds. MS. of the rear wheel of a car spinning on the snow. MS. of three men trying to push a car on to firmer ground. Travelling shot through windscreen of a car as it is driven through a blizzard. LS. of a car travelling along snow covered road during a blizzard. MS. of a man digging a car out of a snow drift. MS. of a large mechanical snow plough at work. CU. of snow being ejected from a pipe at the side of the machine which works by sucking in the snow at the front and throwing it out along the sides of the road. LS. of the snow plough at work, it is being followed by several cars, night shots. MS. of cars travelling along a road which has been cleared by the snow plough. Travelling shot from a car as it is driven along the cleared road. GV. of a bridge which connects Buda and Pest which together form the Hungarian capital, the river beneath the bridge is partially frozen over. GV. of a large snow covered monument in Budapest. MS. of a single deck bus travelling along a snow covered road. GV. of large blocks of flats under construction on the outskirts of Buda- pest. MS. of snow covered machinery pan to a machine which is blowing warm air on to the flats that are under construction so allowing work to continue. Two M.Ss of bricklayers at work. GV. of a deserted snow covered children's playground. Various shots of children playing in a nursery in the care of a nurse. CU. of a sun ray lamp pan down to two small children who are lying beneath the lamp. MS.Int: of four women working in a confectionery factory. CU. Several chocolate Easter eggs wrapped in silver foil. Various shots of men taking blocks of ice from a 'chute in an ice factory. GV. Panning shot across a snow covered deserted park. Dissolve to hundreds of swimmers in an open air swimming pool, a flashback to the previous summer.


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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:
    01:50:27:00 / 01:52:38:00
    UN 3305 A

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