• Short Summary

    Colonel Fulgencio Batista is seen with his family and at the Civil and Military Institute.

  • Description

    Titles read: "CUBA - BATISTA PUTS THE ACCENT ON YOUTH".

    Various shots of Cuban dictator Colonel Fulgencio Batista in swimming trunks, with his wife and children, Minta (?) and Fulgencio Junior. Batista plays in the sand and sea with the children.

    We then see Batista in a white suit as he watches young boys being inaugurated at the Civil and Military Institute; a nurse checks off the children as they salute and walk past a desk. Boys and girls are seen eating at tables in a dining hall. L/S of children coming out of the Centro Escolar. Brief shots of boys in vests and shorts doing exercises on a school field.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    969.28
    Media URN:
    17238
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/06/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:26:00 / 01:28:35:00
    Canister:
    38/46

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