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  • Short Summary

    Protest at government failure to protect Belgian nationals in newly independent Congo.

  • Description

    Brussels, Belgium.

    LS. Pan down from statue to crowds around base. Various shots, as wreaths are laid on steps of statue. Various shots people in the crowd playing. MS. Crowd. LS. The statue, of a man on horseback. Various shots as crowds move off in procession, with banner reading for the Protection of the Rights of Man. Various shots as the crowd clash with Belgian police LS. Belgian police lined up at one end of the street with batons at the ready MS. Section of the people.

    Mute. F.G.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2966.28
    Media URN:
    85265
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1960
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:43:00 / 01:57:06:00
    Canister:
    UN 3378 D

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