• Short Summary

    Last families to cross border as France - Spain Frontier is closed.

  • Description

    Title reads: "France - Spain Frontier Closed".

    France closes Spanish border after United Nations declare Franco's government illegal.

    Sealing of frontier between France and Spain at the Hendaye - Irun barrier. L/S of international bridge at Hendaye. C/U of road sign pointing to "Frontiere", Irun, Hendaye and St Jean de Lux. Various shots of French and Spanish families waving to each other across no man's land C/U of French Customs sign. Various shots of last Spanish people carrying belongings across frontier, border gates are shut behind them.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1376.17
    Media URN:
    45045
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/03/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:18:00 / 01:27:20:00
    Canister:
    46/20

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