• Short Summary

    Venezuela spends its new found oil wealth on building dams and factories.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Venezuela Cashes In"

    Venezuela. Oil finds boost prosperity.

    Air shot of La Llovizna falls on the Caroni river. Air shot showing tremendous water power spilling over the rapids. GV Water falls. Air shot of hydroelectric dam Macague Dam. LV Carry-alls passing camera and depositing earth. CU South American man directing operations. SV Bulldozers moving to level the surface. LV Turbine section of the dam project. LV Same, showing huge penstocks feeding into turbines. SV Placing huge steel curved pipe section on turbine. CU Man welding pipe section.

    Aerial shot of administration and steel mill plant site. GV Ext. of Aluminium covered building - the pipe mill and steel plant. GV Int shot. of pipe mill showing massive installation of heavy machinery. LV Worker applying finishing touches to heavy machinery. CU Huge crane for lifting pipe. CU Two sections of first test pipe lying on the racks.

    GV Wire mill under construction. Angle shot Construction workers bolting pipe framework of roofing together. SV of worker on top of roof. LS of Plant under construction.

    (F.G.) (Orig. D)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:32:00 / 01:05:06:00

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