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  • Short Summary

    French troops under Marshal Lyautey launch attack on people of Aster village. Morocco.

  • Description

    Item title reads - French offensive launched. Pathe cameraman obtains - at risk - remarkable pictures of attack on Riff tribesmen in Aster village. On the Riff front.

    L/S of soldiers firing cannons, L/S of explosions in the village. M/S of the wounded soldiers, two men help another along. M/S of two men on seats attached to a donkey.

    Intertitle - 'Some of the desperately injured are rushed to ambulances in the rear by aeroplane.'

    M/S of men riding a donkey up a hill, M/S as an aeroplane comes into land. M/S of Marshal Lyautey and another man walking out of a building. M/S of them chatting together. L/S of explosions in the town again. M/S of a man stood on rock watching people walking along.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    400.13
    Media URN:
    25220
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/06/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:46:00 / 01:26:13:00
    Canister:
    G 1195

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