• Short Summary

    Dramatic pictures show terrible plight of Catalonian refugees as they escape through snow to safety.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Starving Refugees Pour into France

    FRANCE: Pyrenees:
    EXT
    General view snowbound Pyrenees / refugees thru' snow / refugees thru' snow under rug

    NIGHT
    Man carrying child at night / men carrying boy with frozen feet / boy lowered to ground / men warming boy's feet by fire

    DAY
    Sign "Aduanna Douane" / group of refugees in village / girl carrying baby / woman crying carrying baby, baby crying / bread in basket being distributed and refugees scrambling for bread

    Unshaven man eating bread, old woman eating from spoon, baby eating,very old woman eating / baby with bread in hands, woman leans on rails & crying / boy with baby past and woman crying.

    Good Scenes.
    Refugees thru' snow pulling bags / refugees towards thru' snow & past camera / women refugees eating food from plates / women & children refugees

    NIGHT
    Refugees towards thru' snow and women refugees carrying bundles.

    Spanish Civil War 1936-1939; Displaced Persons
    Background: Dramatic pictures show terrible plight of Catalonian refugees as they escape through snow to safety.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4TM37RTPKOZDFBL5VYAKD0YYG
    Media URN:
    VLVA4TM37RTPKOZDFBL5VYAKD0YYG
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/02/1939
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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