• Short Summary

    Catholics demonstrate against new school policy proposals - violent clashes with police seen.

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    Brussels, Belgium.

    In Brussels Catholic people, mainly students demonstrating against government's school policy which will reduce subsides to Catholic schools. GV. Catholic demonstrators marching through streets, & LV. (2 shots). GV. Protest meeting in centre of city. GV. Students forming a sitting barricade to stop traffic. LV. Mounted police galloping in. SV. Mounted police charging down a road. SV. People throwing various things at mounted police, & SV. SV. Mounted police waving sabres at demonstrators. SV. Firework thrown at police. SV. Top view, policeman and horse falling on pavement. SV. Policeman on foot threatening demonstrator with his baton. LV. Crowd hurling missiles at mounted police. SV. Police hustling demonstrators, & SV. Police lashing out. SV. Jovial gentleman being hustled by police, and being struck in the face by policeman. SCU. Man being taken off by policeman, & SV. LV. Another demonstrator being taken by police, & SCU. SV. Police sailing into crowd with batons and rifles buts. SCU. Sequence of milling crowd. LV. Police playing hoses over demonstrators. & SV. Pan (3 shots), & LV.

    (F.G.) (Orig "B")

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:56:00 / 01:34:14:00

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