• Short Summary

    One thousand eight hundred Italian peasant families arrive in Africa to start Duce's big land development scheme.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Duce's 20,000 Reach Libya

    LIBYA: Tripoli:
    Air view Tripoli & harbour.. (long uncut scene at end of story). Top view line of ship & crowd. Semi view people down gangway. CU Arab types saluting. Semi view emigrants looking miserable. CU's two girl types. CU little boy..salutes. Long view & CU Marshal Balbo. Long view unveiling Statue of Mussolini. CU Statue of Mussolini with Sword of Islam. Top view people cheering & saluting.

    Good Scenes.

    Long view statue. Good CU Balbo. ORIG. NEG.

    Colonists Arrive at Reclaimed Land.

    Top & long views lorries thru' streets. Semi view lorries towards. Back view lorry away. Gen. view convoy of lorries arriving. Long view & semi view people out of lorries at house.

    Italy; Colonialism
    Background: One thousand eight hundred Italian peasant families arrive in Africa to start Duce's big land development scheme.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA943LDH9D4D5974XG5DMVSUK1Q
    Media URN:
    VLVA943LDH9D4D5974XG5DMVSUK1Q
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/11/1938
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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