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  • Short Summary

    A demonstration by disabled war veterans turns violent in Rome, Italy.

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    Unissued / Unused material.

    Disabled war veterans demonstrate to air grievances. Rome, Italy. carabiniere.

    M/S's speaker standing on platform addressing assembled crowd. Various shots gathering of war veterans with fountains playing in background. C/U veterans in crowd, many wearing dark glasses (possibly blind?). C/U's veterans listening. C/U pan down man with one leg. C/U poster board with slogan on it. C/U's more veterans. C/U speaker addressing crowd through microphone. C/U people listening and clapping. Elevated L/S demonstrators beginning march. Elevated M/S carabiniere standing by.

    M/S's general melee as men with flags try to pass carabiniere. Various shots scuffles and fights. M/S man on bonnet of car, he hits people on head with flag. Various shots of the fighting. L/S casualty being taken away on stretcher. Various shots of the fighting. M/S crowd of carabiniere and demonstrators on pavement with men climbing out of window of building above. Various shots skirmish in street with two people trying to take a casualty away. Various shots of street with crowds surging about.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:18:00 / 01:32:21:00
    UN 2053 E

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