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  • Short Summary

    German Generals tried for war crimes in Rome, Italy. Plus River Tiber floods its bank.

  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    Rome, Italy.

    German Generals tried for war crimes in Rome, Italy.

    M/S as General Von Mackensen is escorted by two British soldiers to the courtroom. Various shots in the courtroom with everyone taking their places. C/U of the other defendant General Maltzer speaking to his defence counsel. C/U of the judge.

    L/S of St. Peter's cathedral with swollen river in foreground. Various shots of people clearing up after the river Tiber has burst its banks in Rome, people walk through muddy streets and salvage what they can from their homes. Roman barbers move their businesses onto the pavements.

    Possibly connected with 46/94 - MD.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1487.54
    Media URN:
    70679
    Group:
    Unknown sel originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:39:00 / 01:52:33:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 092

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