[Refugees / Machete shop]

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  •  MS and LS of returning refugees waiting patiently at the seaport pier, in lines, walking up to various desks and signing documents for registration, children at the side of their mothers and fathers. 
  •  Red Cross distributing food aid to everyone/ VS of the ship 
  •  VS of people and their belongings being loaded into UNHCR trucks 
  •  VS small boats in harbor with people in them. 
  •  VS of men inside their workshop welding and hammering iron, forging in fires 
  •  Shots of completed machetes and axes 
  •  "Slow-motion" shots of older and younger men doing their jobs.

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Title:[Refugees / Machete shop]
Abstract:Most of this tape contains footage of refugee crowds lining up with all their belongings at the big pier of the seaport. The second part of the tape includes shots from a machete shop.
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  • WITNESSRole: Creator
  • OxygenRole: Creator
  • WITNESSRole: Copyright holder
  • Lilibet FosterRole: Director
  • Binta MansarayRole: Consultant
University of Texas Libraries
Date Created:2001/05/08
Topics:armed conflict and persecution--weapons
economic, social, and cultural rights--economic and labor rights
laws, justice, and judicial proceedings--repatriation
Named Entities:United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR)
Intl Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)
United Nations
Geographic Focus:Africa--Sierra Leone--Freetown
Geographic Base:Africa--Sierra Leone
Type of Resource:Moving image
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