Film on Ceylon: “Gal Oya Today”

Film on Ceylon: “Gal Oya Today”
SILENT 01-Jan-1958 00:05:30
Edited film (no track, picture only) on industries in and around Gal-Oya Valley.
Type
Language
Format
Acquire
/
Silent
Other Formats
Description
Shot list:
For details see description in file.
Shots show:
- aerial shots of Gal-Oya – water reservoir – valley – dam;
- sugar factory under construction at Damana – construction work – assembling of heavy machinery;
- rice mill at Chavalakadai – various modern machinery – people working;
- brick and tile factory at Irakkaman – heavy new machinery in operation – people working;
- saw mills equipped with modern machinery – timber being cut by large saw;
- carpentry workshop – various machines in operation – carpenter making furniture, door frames, etc.;
- aerial shots of Gal-Oya and reservoir.
Category
Topical Subjects
Creator
Government of Ceylon; Producer
Physical Format
35mm
Colour
Black and White
Aspect Ratio
4:3
Asset ID
895983