STK-ID 9302

Three-shot of bearded and hooded elderly Moroccan and two other men chatting. Interior HAS of room, nurses conferring, elderly Moroccan strolling about. Shot of nurse working on patient's legs, elderly Moroccan watching. PAN to face of woman patient. Various shots of Moroccan men and women being helped by nurses and attendants, being assisted on and off tables, being treated for paralysis induced by eating food cooked in industrial oil. Several MCSs of nurses working on feet, hands, legs, of patients, women with hijabs, men, children. MCS of baby being suckled, TILT UP to mother's face. Shots of waiting room, patients arriving, sitting on benches along walls, of patients being helped up and down stairway. MCSs of natives waiting, of baby in mother's arms. Several shots of patients being helped on tables, of feet and hands being massaged. Shot of young children being helped up on tables, legs under tent made out of blankets. Shots along table of hands being exercised.


Excerpt from
Emergency in Morocco
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w, 35mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio