• Short Summary

    SPANISH WAR DEADLOCK Victory still eludes both armies. San Sebastian shelled; General ... in Burgos;?

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Spanish civil war nears climax. British Paramount News cameramen on all fronts risk death for pictures of fighting.

    GIBRALATAR
    Gen. view Rock of Gibraltar

    SPAIN: San Sebastian

    EXT
    Top view pan. of San Sebastian harbr. Long view & semi view of debris in st. pan. down shelled house & semi view showing shelled house.Gen view. People milling about. Cu. of big shell. Gen view. destroyed British Consulate. Men carrying coffin out of house and loading it onto back of truck.

    SPAIN: Burgos

    Top view of crowd at Burgos. Cu. generals Mola and Franco towards. Long view of Generals onto Balcony. Pan. of packed square. Side view Franco addressing crowd. Pan. of crowds with hands upraised. Cu. of generals Mola & Franco leaving Bldg.

    SPAIN: Villafranca
    EXT
    Gen view "Villafranca" sign on side of destroyed building. Street scene. LAS tilt down Balconies. Gen view Spanish flag on side of building.

    SPAIN: Tolosa
    EXT
    Gen view group of rebels pose for camera. Gen view bullet riddled government tank.
    Rubble of buildings in damaged village. Vehicle drives past body in street. Armed men standing beside body. Body on ground

    SPAIN: Madrid
    EXT
    Gen view of Largo Caballero and his right-hand man Alvarez del Vayo head of the workers union, walking with armed men. Wide men building defences. Wide defence lines (audio gunfire)

    SPAIN: San Sebastian
    EXT
    Government troops fire on statue of Christ and the Angels. Gunmen throwing rubble of monument to the ground.

    SPAIN: Toledo

    EXT
    Gen view Battle scenes from fight for Toledo. Men on rooftops firing. Fields with heavy artillery firing. Troops behind sandbags. Top view men firing from dugout. Gen view heavily damaged building. More troops firing (audio gunfire)
    Background: SPANISH WAR DEADLOCK Victory still eludes both armies. San Sebastian shelled; General ... in Burgos; Government take Pina.
    Spanish Civil War 1936-1939; Spain; Camera Effects; Military - Active

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6BVUC42HGVFN6H59NKLY0ZNMU
    Media URN:
    VLVA6BVUC42HGVFN6H59NKLY0ZNMU
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/08/1936
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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