• Short Summary

    Dutch students demonstration turns to riots in Amsterdam.

  • Description

    No title. Dutch protesters in street battle with police, Amsterdam, Holland (Netherlands).

    Various shots student protesters with banners marching through streets in Amsterdam. They are protesting against Dutch government's attitude to art and culture. L/S as the marchers reach Amsterdam University auditorium, which is situated in a church. Top shot interior of auditorium with protesters clapping. M/S protester being dragged down stairs by police. Top shot auditorium showing mass "sit-in", police drag out protesters. Various shots protesters being dragged down stairs.

    Various shots marchers in the street. Police with batons and shields cordoning off side street, pan to demonstrators. L/S massed demonstration in street. Nigh shots as police move in to clear demonstrators away with batons. M/S ditto, camera pans to police viscously beat youth with their truncheons, zoom in to youth laying on floor. Motorcycles go past. C/U demonstrators running away from police. L/S police on motorbike and side car chasing demonstrators down alley. M/S demonstrators running down alley. L/S police moving forward on motorbike and side car. L/S police chasing demonstrators along street. L/S mounted policeman on pavement chasing demonstrators, pan as demonstrators run away. M/S water cannon being aimed at demonstrators. C/U ditto. L/S ditto. M/S police clearing up debris after riot.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:36:00 / 01:17:23:00

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