• Short Summary

    SPAIN: First pictures from Spain, where scenes of wild disorder mark polling day/ Nation votes for republic / Riot / At the Puerta del Sol, royal police, still loyal to the King, clash with the republican crowds / The new republican leader

  • Description

    MADRID, SPAIN: CU. pan of people talking, gen. view & CU. of crowds at polls with votes. Riots at Puerta del Sol, elevation back shots of royal police on horses & foot pushing crowds back in street & chasing them. Elev. shot of crowds running and semi views of men being clubbed by police. Ext. semi cu. of new Republican Leader, Alcala Zamora talking. Side view of King Alfonso on horse watches troops march by, CU. Queen of Spain & Prince Jaime & semi cu. of King on horse turns towards camera & talks.

    Sound Effects: Gen. sound of voices in street, gen. yelling & light traffic noise. Alcala Zamora talks in Spanish. Off-stage Band plays Military Music. King speaks in Spanish.

    Royalty; Civil Disturbance; Government and Politics; Personalities - Politicians; Queen Ena of Spain (1887-1969), Niceto Alcala Zamora y Torres (1877-1949), King Alfonso XIII of Spain (1886-1941, reigned 1886-31), Self-Reference; Police - Active
    Background: SPAIN: First pictures from Spain, where scenes of wild disorder mark polling day/ Nation votes for republic / Riot / At the Puerta del Sol, royal police, still loyal to the King, clash with the republican crowds / The new republican leader

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9LFFGQN7BEAMVCWMTRUFI0YJ1
    Media URN:
    VLVA9LFFGQN7BEAMVCWMTRUFI0YJ1
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/04/1931
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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