• Short Summary

    Revolt in Argentina fails, American troops taking charge.

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    Title reads 'Argentina - The Revolt that Failed'.

    LS. Looking along deserted main street in Buenos Aires. Two long shots of Government buildings in Buenos Aires. MS. Small crowds gather in open spaces. Various shots of the American Marines patrolling the streets and setting up barricades. Aerial view, aircraft carrier Independencia at sea. Aerial view, other naval ships at sea. Elevated shot, army trucks in street. LS. Three fighter planes flying low. MS. Blockade in street. CU. Army leader General Juan Carlos Ongania. Various shots of the troops patrolling the streets in trucks and on foot. LS. Fighter plane in flight. MS. Troops jumping from fox hole. LS. Fighter plane firing at ground target. LS. Smoke rising from buildings. Various shots of fighter planes attacking and rebels on the run. GV. Large Naval Base at Punto Indio. Various shots of the wrecked building at Naval Base. Various shots of military vehicles making there way along road. LS. Field gun firing. Various shots of badly damaged planes and buildings.


    Date found in the old record - 08/03/1963.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:28:00 / 01:54:16:00
    UN 3751 E

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  1. Unknown user says

    In the description of the video you state that it includes "various shots of the American Marines patrolling the streets", but that's not the case: those are Argentinean marines.

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