• Short Summary

    Italian Good Friday outrage shocks world and causes acute European tension. Italy invade Albania.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Another Turn of the Axis

    ENGLAND: London: Westminster:
    EXT
    Houses of Parliament / Ministers arriving at Parliament including Anthony Eden (Conservative politician) / Various cars arriving

    SCOTLAND: Aberdeenshire Forbes Castle:
    Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain, Mrs. Chamberlain, Lord and Lady and Master Forbes & Sir Francis Humphrys posing outside Castle / Chamberlain posing outside castle and turning to enter.

    ITALY: Brindisi:
    Italian soldiers boarding boat / Fleet of planes lined up and bombs being loaded onto planes / Warships along at sea and planes flying overhead / Guns on board ships / Flotilla of warships

    ALBANIA: Tirana:
    Crowds in square / King Zog, King of Albania and Queen Geraldine / Zog making radio address / People on streets / Various Albanian men, women and children / Italian? troops in Albania

    LIBYA:
    Men on horseback with swords / Benito Mussolini (Italian fascist leader)

    Military - Active; Italy; Albania
    Background: Italian Good Friday outrage shocks world and causes acute European tension. Italy invade Albania.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABC4SG73CGWJG8KCHRCDTJDHUA
    Media URN:
    VLVABC4SG73CGWJG8KCHRCDTJDHUA
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/04/1939
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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