• Short Summary

    Good pictures of the Russian army capture of Kharkov, with population cheering the troops. Shots?

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    SLATE INFORMATION: SOVIET STRIKE NORTH & SOUTH

    RUSSIA: Novorossisk:

    GV officer looking down from hillside over Naval base at Novorossisk. CU officer looking thru field telescope. GV guns firing. GV explosions in harbour. CU loading breach of gun. GV guns firing. GV explosions on buildings in harbour GV guns firing. LV explosions on buildings. GV firing. LV shells bursting. Two shots guns firing. GV mass of explosions over buildings.Sequence of gun flashes at night. Shot rockets guns firing at night. SV Russian fleet in harbour in Novorossisk. Big GV landing barges. SV Russians marines in landing barge. GV small explosion and gun fire in water round landing barges. SV pan marines attacking town of Novorossisk. SV men reaching and past wrecked building. Shot men firing from window. GV explosion from mortar gun on building. GV pan men attacking thru wrecked street. Angle shot fixing Russian flag on building over Novorossisk. SV people cheering.

    Moscow, Russia: GTV crowds in main square of Moscow. Sequence of guns firing salute in Moscow Square. GV flares falling from sky over Moscow.

    Kharkov, Russia: GV columns of smoke rising over Kharkov. GTV showing damaged buildings in town of Kharkov. LV pan burned out buildings alongside railway line. Shot towards and pan Red Army men entering town of Kharkov on tank riding past burning station. CU burning windows. SV pan Russians entering city in Jeep. GTV town of Kharkov. BV travel shot along road showing Russians in truck pulling field gun. Travel shot past people waving from pavement. GV Russians, mostly children, cheering as Russians enter city in truck and on field gun. SCU Russian children cheering. SV Russian children greeting General Kornev with flowers. LV children greeting Russian officers and men. SV woman rushes forward with flowers. CU woman embracing soldier. SV children crowding round on car and car drives away. SCU Polish flag flying from mast. LV Polish division marching past. SV Polish infantry march past. CU Polish officer on dais. SV pan Polish infantry with automatic weapons past. BV Polish division marching past.

    Military - Active; Soviet Union; Novorossiysk
    Background: Good pictures of the Russian army capture of Kharkov, with population cheering the troops. Shots of military on parade. Good pictures of the attack and bombardment of Novorosisk.

    DATE - APPROXIMATE ONLY

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    Film ID:
    VLVAF4EL0YNEWU194VD906PUCZ6C0
    Media URN:
    VLVAF4EL0YNEWU194VD906PUCZ6C0
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/02/1944
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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