• Short Summary

    Victorious troops reach French frontier as rest of Catalan army escapes into France.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Franco Troops Reach French Frontier

    FRANCE: Pyrenees:
    Man turning handle to raise frontier barrier / lorry and gun on limber and along road / refugee-soldiers / man with bandaged feet / wounded feet along road / man with bandaged eye and man on crutches / men with bowler / 2 soldiers hugging each other / unshaven refugee-soldier crying / unshaven old man pan to rolling cigarette / refugee kids playing / refugee child with doll / soldier with wounded arm in framework / wounded feet / nurse feeds man / French soldiers and insurgents face across bridge / insurgents salute pan up to insurgent flag on stick

    Insurgent officer walks to french officer and salutes / French officer salutes and shakes hands with insurgent officer / French officer talking to insurgent officer / Insurgent flag on Spanish side of street...pan down to five guards / French and insurgents face to face on border / French pan to insurgents face to face..lined up.

    GOOD SCENES.
    Lorry & gun away down road / refugees assembled / refugees being registered and writing in book / two refugees / man with arm in framework/ lines of guns

    Spanish Civil War 1936-1939; Exiles; Military - Active; Spain
    Background: Victorious troops reach French frontier as rest of Catalan army escapes into France.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAEQA4AH04GBXL584G8TO6N5Q2R
    Media URN:
    VLVAEQA4AH04GBXL584G8TO6N5Q2R
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/02/1939
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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