The Whales Are Waiting
HA PAN of whale posters on walls and grass in Battersea Park, magic show beside tent. Various shots of children's entertainer making balloon animals and singing, various shots of children in the audience. HAS PAN of plastic inflated whale, "Save the Whale" banner and people milling about. MCU of hippie with model whale in front of children's drawings. MCSs of man awarding prizes to children for their artwork depicting whales. CUs of children showing off their artwork.
Greenpeace Activists Protest Earth Summit
In London, Greenpeace activists climb up Nelsons Column to protest the Rio Earth Summit, calling it a failure.
Greenpeace
GS 189 - Greenpeace-Protecting seals in the Arctic and whales in the Pacific, stopping off-shore toxic waste dumping in the North Sea, and checking for radio-activity on a Nevada nuclear test range, Greenpeace is the planet's self-appointed environmental police force. Calling themselves the rainbow warriors, Greenpeace members risk their lives daily to protect the environment from destruction. Their dramatic displays of protest have spurred world-wide environmental awareness and forced governments to crack down on the environmental guerillas.
Argentina Environmental Protest
Argentina Environmental Protest
MEN OF OUR TIME - FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT Reel 1 & 2
Granada production. Reel 1. American ticker tape parade. Franklin D. Roosevelt takes his hat off and smiles in C/U. Late 1800s street scenes in America - trams, cars, horse and carts. Views of a harbour. People waving from a landing dock. Crowds of people. Hudson Valley countryside landscapes. Hyde Park - birthplace of Roosevelt. Exteriors and interiors of grand house. President Theodore Roosevelt walking on the beach and making a speech. Franklin, his wife Eleanor and mother Sarah. Franklin smiles and takes off hat to camera. Woodrow Wilson makes a speech. Naval ship. American marines leaning out of train windows kissing wives and children goodbye as they leave for war. Paris peace conference. Roosevelt wished America to join the United Nations. Wilson returns to America - greeted by large crowds. Vice Presidential candidates in 1920 included Roosevelt - they pose. Political rally with emotional speeches and banners. Roosevelt shakes hands with political colleagues. His wife and children pose. He sits in a garden chair smoking a pipe. Jazz musicians and Charleston dancers - montage to show how Americans were "determined to enjoy the '20s." One woman dances on a bar, a man dances on a plank of wood suspended high above the ground, aeroplane stunt man, man spinning around on a table. A sail is hoisted on the Roosevelt holiday yacht - we see the family in the boat. Roosevelt contracted Polio on this trip. Drunken party scenes, fashion shots, wild dancing, high kick routine. Roosevelt in a car. Eleanor and Sarah. Roosevelt playing in river (?) at Warm Springs with a large group of young people. Roosevelt supports Al Smith for Democratic candidate. We see them together - Roosevelt on crutches. Stunt montage including the "wall of death" , car and motorcycle stunts. <br/>Gangsters - man fires a gun from a car window. Newspaper headlines about the death of "Pretty Boy Floyd" and "Baby-face". Police stand close to a dead body (?), presumably "Baby-face". Man behind bars - another gangster? 1928 election. Rally, parade. Group of young people carry a large banner reading: "Welcome Home Hoover" behind a fountain. Clouds of smoke from flares as people walk along and cheer. Herbert Hoover and his wife stand on a balcony whilst enthusiastic supporters cheer. One man climbs on another's shoulder and wildly punches the air with delight. Rally as Roosevelt becomes Governor of New York State. Roosevelt shakes hands with supporters. Roosevelt makes a New Year speech from his balcony. Street scenes - large crowds. Voice over about the depression. Agricultural workers moving home and sitting around. Unemployment march? Sign reads: "Jobless Men Keep Going - We Can't Take Care of Our Own - Chamber of Commerce". C/U of men's feet as they walk. Sign reading: "No Men Wanted". Soup kitchen / bread line - a man dishes out some food. Shanty towns or Hoovervilles. Civil unrest. Scenes of fighting, car windows are smashed, men running in the streets, fighting with police. Roosevelt and wife. 1932 Democratic convention - Roosevelt gets the nomination. Makes a speech before flying to Chicago. Montage of political campaigning - shots of Roosevelt and Hoover making speeches and meeting voters. Hollywood float and Will Rogers at a Roosevelt rally. <br/> <br/>Reel 2. Unemployed march. Banner reads: "Abolish Bread Lines - Vote for Roosevelt." Rally - Roosevelt makes a speech about the failure of Hoover's administration. Crowds. Victorious Roosevelt with his dog, wife, mother and sister (?). Policeman on horseback attempts to control crowds. Much cheering and waving from crowds. End of Part One and Part Two inter-titles. Roosevelt takes office. Motorcycle police lead open topped car through crowd lined streets. Roosevelt makes a speech about speaking the truth. Inaugural address. Washington D.C. Roosevelt signs papers. End of prohibition. Barrels are unloaded from carts and rolled along. Pints of beer are drunk by a crowd of people, including women. Men at work - construction of roads and buildings. Replanting Americas depleted forests. Roosevelt makes a speech from Virginia's C.C.C. (?) camp. He speaks of the health of the workers. Women at work - montage of industrial processes. Marching men demand an 8 hour day. General Drivers Union Strike Headquarters. Civil unrest, picket lines, police tying to keep order. Power stations. Electricity pylons. A dam. Sign reads: "Co-operation produces results." Voice over speaks of unemployment and the Welfare State. Outdoor political rally. Roosevelt drives his car to make a public appearance. Children with flags. The White House. Families listen to the radio - Roosevelt uses this new means to reach his people. Roosevelt sitting by the fire with wife and mother reading a speech (as if a radio broadcast). Eleanor is knitting. Roosevelt and religion. Family life. Roosevelt plays with his children and pets. Holiday home. Sailing. Roosevelt makes a speech on his return from holiday - he makes jokes. Supreme Court rules some of Roosevelt's legislation unconstitutional. <br/> <br/>Some of his early advisors had left him. Speech is made about the value of property. Alf Landon the Governor of Kansas becomes the Republicans' standard bearer. <br/> <br/>Continued. See other reels.
News Clip: Armadillo Caravan
Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story.
Return ticket: [issue of June 25, 2023]
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NIXON YEARS: CHANGE WITHOUT CHAOS
Extinction Rebellion climate protesters
Members of Extinction Rebellion close Westminster Bridge, one of five London bridges across the River Thames on Saturday 17th November as part of their protest to get the government to act on climate change.
EARTH SCIENCE
1960, 1970s w/s hippies, protest marchers, environmental causes
Clean Gas Protest (1998)
THE TEXAS CAMPAIGN FOR THE ENVIRONMENT AND THE ENVIRONMENTAL DEFENSE FUND ANNOUNCED A CAMPAIGN TO BRING CLEANER-BURNING M-T-B-E FREE GASOLINE TO THE AUSTIN AREA IN TIME FOR THE 1999 OZONE SEASON.
DISNEY PRESS CONFERENCE PROTEST 1 OF 2
DISNEY PRESS CONFERENCE PROTEST. PIEDMONT ENVIRONMENTAL COUNIL TAKE A SECOND LOOK CAMPAIGN.
[Short set]
EARTH SCIENCE
1960, 1970s w/s hippies; protest marchers, environmental causes; central park rally; pollution, and garbage float in water; Pete Seeger, sings at protest rally; dirty water from rusty pipes, garbage, birds; w/s crowd earth day rally 1970; protest marchers hippies, carry placards, that say 'The Earth Stinks', etc..; gas lines, cars lined up, for gas stations; smokestacks spew smoke, headstones in fg; montage lakes, farms, niagara falls; golden hour on water, sparkles; water waves lap to shore
WH ENVIRONMENTAL PROTEST NW GATE
The 90's, episode 216: INVASIONS AND REVOLUTIONS
08:16 Black Consciousness Movement by Andrew Jones. Various leaders of anti-apartheid movements in South Africa talk about their struggle. In Johannesburg, protesters sing and dance while boarding a bus. 15:13 Krishna vs. Christians by Nancy Cain. A short video about a Hare Krishna parade in Venice Beach, California and the Christians who are on hand to protest it. 36:13 Habitat for Humanity by Nancy Cain. Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter help put up a house for a black family in San Diego. Picketers protest because an environmental impact survey wasn't conducted at the construction site.
News Clip: Landfill
Video footage from the KXAS-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, to accompany a news story.
NUCLEAR WASTES PROTEST
A row of unmarked rail cars carrying nuclear waste passes by the camera, as protesters objecting to nuclear waste transportation rally nearby.
DISNEY PRESS CONFERENCE PROTEST 1 OF 2
DISNEY PRESS CONFERENCE PROTEST. PIEDMONT ENVIRONMENTAL COUNIL TAKE A SECOND LOOK CAMPAIGN.
The Whales Are Waiting
Various shots of demonstrators outside International Whaling Commission conference building, holding a large banner that says "Ban Commercial Whaling - Save the Whales." CUs of hippie protestors. MSs of Japanese delegates arriving in their car, ZOOM IN of young women hippies. Various shots of other delegates arriving. CU of whale sculptures on the steps of the building. WAS of delegates, predominantly men, wearing suits and carrying briefcases, traffic and bobby visible in the background. MS of sound man and photographer following Japanese delegate up steps, hippie presents him with model whale and shakes his hand as they pose for picture. Various shots of demonstrators with inflatable whale. MCU of bobbies in conversation. MSs of Japanese delegates coming out of conference and walking past row of cameramen and sound men with microphones, double-decker bus visible in background. Various shots of protestors following them to their car with placards including one that says, "Would you wash your face with this?" referring to use of whales by the cosmetics industry.
UK Climate Protest
UK Climate Protest
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MISC. NEWSREELS #21