• Short Summary

    British Paramount news cameramen on all fronts risk death for pictures of fighting.



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  • Description

    VARIOUS LOCATIONS , SPAIN ( AUGUST 1936) (BRITISH PARAMOUNT NEWSREEL)

    GIBRALTAR , SPAIN

    General view of Rock of Gibraltar
    Long view pan. of yachts and Warships in Gibraltar Harbour, people in foreground

    ALGECIRAS, SPAIN
    Long view of Cruiser 'Jaime Primero' off coast of Algeciras.
    Gen. view of Cruiser 'Jaime Primero' shelling Algeciras.
    Gen. view of explosion in street
    Semi view of people rushing out of shell hit building
    Long view of Union Jack flying on wrecked British Consulate/ (consulate coat of arms)
    Semi view of shelled houses
    Semi view of 2 red cross men carrying coffin out of house, semi view of coffin being placed onto lorry.

    BURGOS, SPAIN
    Cu. of sign post 168 KMS to Burgos
    Long view of Fascist Rebel Army headquarters at Burgos
    Long view of soldiers marching down street with rifles
    Semi view and semi view pan. of soldiers marching past with rifles
    Semi view of General Mola ( NOTE - to left of picture, appears to be accompanied by General Francisco Franco ) out of building
    Semi view of General Mola (and Franco ) towards inspecting troops
    Semi view of Gen. Mola talking to troops and saluting
    Top view of soldiers leaving.

    VILLAFRANCA, SPAIN
    Cu. name Villa Franca
    Gen. view of decorated Buildings in Town
    Long view pan. of flags hanging on balcony
    Semi view of Spanish flag hanging on balcony

    TOLOSA, SPAIN
    Gen. view of group of fighting men
    Semi view pan. of men with rifles posing for camera
    Long view of people around captured Government Tank
    Cu. of bullet holes, in tank.

    GAINZA, SPAIN
    Long view of ruins of little village of Gainza
    Cu. pan. of debris of wrecked church
    Semi view pan. down shell wrecked altar
    Long view of lorry passing dead body on road
    Long view of men with rifles standing around dead body
    Cu. of dead body.

    MADRID, SPAIN
    Long view of Largo Caballero walking with Alverez del Vayo
    Cu. Largo Caballero
    Long view of men putting up line of sandbags, Long view and semi view of men erecting barbed wire entanglements.
    Long view of barbed wire defences
    Back view of Red firing party ranging themselves before statue of Christ and his Angels, & raising rifles.
    Semi view pan. down Statue of Christ and his Angeles
    Semi view of men firing rifles. Cu. of broken head of statue on ground.
    Cu..of man at statue breaking it.
    Background: British Paramount news cameramen on all fronts risk death for pictures of fighting.


    NOTE - Information in brackets in the shotlist is additional information and is not on the original British Paramount shotlist

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3O181GRSUXJJ3HW5EIXX3FXB
    Media URN:
    VLVA3O181GRSUXJJ3HW5EIXX3FXB
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/08/1936
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A
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