• Short Summary

    ABYSSINIA: Warrior tribesmen answer Emperor Haile Selassie's call to arms over dispute with Italy

    Camera Effects; Military - Active; Italian-Abyssinian Conflict; Indigenous Peoples

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATON: ABYSSINIA UNDER ARMS (DISSOLVE TO) Ethiopia prepares. Graphic first pictures of coloured legions who have rallied to Emperor's call.

    ABYSSINIA

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    Travel shot of Tribesmen. Nearer shot of tribesmen. Pan. of various types of Tribesmen. Gen. view of palace and troops lined up, band towards. Semi view pan. or Emperor in car. Gen. view pan. of Abyssinian Government. Intr shot Parliament

    INT
    Semi view and top view of Emperor on balcony addressing Parliament. Semi view pan. of notables listening

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    Gen. view of Emperor leaving Parliament. CU. of Emror'son. Pfan. of troops in field. Long view of Emperor and son under umbrella. CU. types of tribesmen - with music. Semi view of troops in bare feet marching towards. Gen. view of troops marching away. Gen. view of Troops and pan. to stand of Emperor

    Sound Effects: Off-stage voice describes Abyssinia preparing to defend herself from Italian invasion. Off-stage voice describes Emperor talking to his subjects during his address to Parliament
    Background: ABYSSINIA: Warrior tribesmen answer Emperor Haile Selassie's call to arms over dispute with Italy

    Camera Effects; Military - Active; Italian-Abyssinian Conflict; Indigenous Peoples

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA74RPILYDV8KNBQ9J0K5JKX6N
    Media URN:
    VLVA74RPILYDV8KNBQ9J0K5JKX6N
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/08/1935
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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