• Short Summary

    On towards Addis.
    Graphic first pictures of latest Italian drive. Invaders take Sokota, key town?

  • Description

    Abyssinia

    Gen view of Italian guns firing
    Long view of explosion
    Semi view guns fire, long view and semi view of explosions
    Semi view of machine gun crew
    Semi view infantry fire
    Pan infantry behind lines
    Long view of cavalry
    Semi view & back view of calvary past
    Semi view infantry advance
    Semi view pan and CU Italians climbing hill
    Long view and semi view of burning village
    Pan burning village
    Pan of rock to cave
    Semi view of Italian letting was into cave
    Long view and semi view of natives surrendering
    Gen view pan of town & gen view Italian march in semi view natives watching Italians march in
    Semi view & CU Iby women dancing
    Gen view Italians march in
    CU of Gun & pan of Italian flag being hoisted

    Sound effect: off-stage voice desceribez taking of Saketa, loud firing noise

    Italian-Abyssinian Conflict; Military - Active; Ethiopia
    Background: On towards Addis.
    Graphic first pictures of latest Italian drive. Invaders take Sokota, key town on road to capital.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA53OT7H812WAEDF2MSDLGJWG7D
    Media URN:
    VLVA53OT7H812WAEDF2MSDLGJWG7D
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/04/1936
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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