• Short Summary

    Fidel Castro gives speech on Cuban television to denounce old president, Manuel Urrutia.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    American newsreel item.

    Fidel Castro triumphs again, Cuba.

    LS crowds, some carrying banners - demonstration / protest. MS Castro with some of his men, carrying large banner. Crowd with banners.

    CU Castro speaking on television. CU Castro's brother Raul, listening to Castro's speech, in the audience. CU Castro speaking passionately, he points to newspaper articles (natural sound).

    Three shots of Manuel Urrutia - the man Castro installed as President who is now regarded as "near traitor". LS & CU Dr. Osvaldo Dorticos Torrado - the new President - signing document. CUs Dr. Osvaldo Dorticos Torrado.

    Date on dope sheet is 20/07/1959.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2732.03
    Media URN:
    80454
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:18:00 / 01:04:16:00
    Canister:
    UN 3238 B

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