• Short Summary

    Flems and Walloons clash in Brussels over language rights and government bias.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Brussels. Belgians Battle"

    Brussels, Belgium. Flems and Walloons clash in Brussels.

    GV Masses of Flemish speaking Belgians marching down street. GV Ditto. SV Barbed wire fencing at side of street pan to the marchers. SV Pan, French speaking Belgians shouting and jeering. CU A French speaking Belgian shouting. GV Elevated. The Flemish marching. SV Ditto. CU French speaking woman shouting and holding up placard. SV Other French speaking men shouting and jeering. SV A Flem thumbing his nose. GV Fights starting. SV A placard being broken to pieces. GV Elevated. People fighting in the street. SV Police struggling with a rioter. SV People fighting. SV Ditto. CU Rioter being held by the scruff of the neck and beaten. SV Rioter lying in the road being tended by police. SV Stretcher being brought. CU A rioter being put into ambulance. GV Other ambulance with police carrying injured man towards it. SV Injured man being put into ambulance. SV Rioters fighting. SV Police ploughing into rioters with swinging truncheons. GV Fighting in progress.


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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:14:00 / 01:33:52:00

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