• Short Summary

    Government and rebel forces prepare for decisive battle. Graphic pictures show fighting on all fronts?

  • Description

    SPAIN: Barcelona:
    EXT
    Elev. gen. view of burning Buildings
    Furniture thrown on bonfire in street
    Gen. view pan. of communists in streets of Barcelona.
    Semi view of communists marching towards camera with fists clenched.
    Semi view issuing rifles to men.
    Top view of communists with rifles shouting and waving.
    Long view of foreign Warships in Barcelona Harbour.
    Shot aboard American Warship showing Nationals on deck,
    Semi view of nationals in launch,
    Long view of torn up Cobblestones to prevent exit from Barcelona.
    Long view of Paramount car towards, being challenged by 2 civilians with rifles.
    Semi view cameraman having papers examined, and semi view driving off.

    Back view of line of fascists firing from behind trench.
    CU of 2 men firing rifles.
    CU of 1 man firing rifle.
    Gen. view of mass fascists charging across field.

    Burgos:
    Gen. view of fascists with rifles marching thru streets,
    Back view of fascists marching into building gateway.
    Semi view of wounded soldiers in uniform smoking and chatting.
    Long view of 4 crippled soldiers towards on sticks,
    CU of soldier with bandaged nose reading magazine.
    CU Signpost 'Somosierra'

    Long view of fascist civilians towards with rifles.
    Back view of fascists marching along country lane.
    Gen. view pan. of Guadarrama Mountains (which protect Madrid).
    Semi view and CU of dead burnt remains of horses.
    Semi view of fascist General Jose Sainz directing attack.
    Long view of fascist civilians.
    Semi view of fascists past with rifles.

    Back view of line of fascists firing from behind trench.
    CU of two men firing rifles.
    CU of one man firing rifle.
    Gen. view of mass fascists charging across field.

    KEYWORDS:
    Spanish Civil War 1936-1939 / Camera Effects / Military - Active
    Background: Government and rebel forces prepare for decisive battle. Graphic pictures show fighting on all fronts of civil war.
    B/W MATERIAL

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2KNLUMAXMJTEODLA29TA15KAC
    Media URN:
    VLVA2KNLUMAXMJTEODLA29TA15KAC
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/08/1936
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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