• Short Summary

    French police set off to clear out bandits from Corsican hill country.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Ajaccio. 'Cleaning up Corsica!" French troops launch miniature war against bandits- the curse of famous Isle of Beauty."

    Ajaccio, Corsica.

    Shot of soldier in foreground watching over Corsican countryside.

    Views of Corsica and coastline.

    French troops in town round up suspects in their action against local bandits.

    Shots of dense bush country in the hills of Corsica. Exterior of Church.

    French troops attack stronghold of bandit leader. Shots of bandit homes.

    Shots of French troops and police in village.

    CU of man who shot and killed bandit leader.

    Shots of French soldiers eating a meal outdoors.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    875.35
    Media URN:
    13634
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/11/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:13:00 / 01:53:34:00
    Canister:
    31/93

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