Israel and Ben Gurion
- Film Title
- Ben Gurion Builder of a Nation
- Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC)
Notes taken from NCJF documentation: MS of a man. Negev, barracks, people eating. Ben Gurion and a man. Stills of young Ben Gurion. Interview with Ben Gurion. Plowing with horse, VS tilling, sowing, reaping, working the land. Rowboats, people on shore. Laying pipe with crane. More of interview with Ben Gurion. Camp footage, interview continues. Ben Gurion proclaims state (no sync-voiceover). Cheering crowd, children circle with flags, tank plows through building, digging trenches. Ben Gurion inspecting troops, Navy marching, Army marching, women soldiers marching. Graves. Gates of Israel open. Ben Gurion addressing Parliament (no sync-voiceover). Ben Gurion with other statesmen, various stock shots of Ben Gurion. Sheep, Ben Gurion working the land. VS of dead Israelis, some stills. CU tanks, planes dropping bombs, parachuting, half tracks, soldiers, prisoners. Russian weapons and tanks. Ben Gurion speaking.
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