• Short Summary

    First pictures Italian victory. Initial report of sweeping advance includes pictures from French, Indian and?

  • Description

    GOOD SCENES.
    SCU two British soldiers firing Machine gun.
    CU feeding machine gun.
    GV of tank travelling on bank.
    camouflage tank.
    GV of country, tank in f.g.
    CU of English soldier smoking pipe.
    S. side. V. tank towards camera.
    CU of soldier speaking in mike.
    SCU of jeep passing camera.
    GV of damaged rail road with tanks on left side.
    SCU of camouflage tank.
    SBV of camouflage tank.
    SV of wrecked vehicles.
    CU of Bren gun. ROTA BLUE.
    CU of Italian soldier.
    GV of Italian town with vehicles and people.
    SV of Prince Umberto and officials down steps.
    CU receiving flowers from child.
    SCU of Prince Umberto and Italian soldiers.
    CU of Prince Umberto and soldiers in B-g.
    SCU Prince Umberto receiving more flowers ARMY FILM UNIT.
    LV British soldiers bring in German Prisoners.
    SCU of German prisoners.
    CU Prisoners passing camera (German Paratroops)
    GV of Prisoners by stream pan to other group near by.
    SCU of prisoners sitting on ground.
    SV prisoners towards camera.
    SCU prisoners sitting on side of road.
    SV of British soldiers keeping guard over prisoners.
    SCU of 3 German prisoners.
    CU of Prisoners with side of face bandaged.
    CU of barrel of gun.
    SV of British soldiers firing Mortar gun. from bren carrier.
    SV 4 soldiers firing mortar gun.
    LV troops with mortar gun.
    CU of Soldier at range firing mortar gun.
    CU of soldiers loading mortar gun.
    SV Soldiers firing mortar gun.

    Military - Active; Italy; Exiles; Occupied Countries; Ethnic Minorities; Indigenous People
    Background: First pictures Italian victory. Initial report of sweeping advance includes pictures from French, Indian and Italian sectors, in addition to scenes of triumph on Fifth and Eighth Army fronts.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2F08K7IUASCKDPOZI0BKDDCPY
    Media URN:
    VLVA2F08K7IUASCKDPOZI0BKDDCPY
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/05/1944
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A
  • Part of…

    DEFENCE / ITALY: World War 2: Allies sweep towards Rome

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