• Short Summary

    Franco's troops holding the Hill of the Angels - one of strategic spots around Madrid.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "HILL OF THE ANGELS - With Franco's troops near Madrid."

    Hill of the Angels, Nr Madrid, Spain.

    Various shots of the Hill of the Angels, one of the main strategic spots overlooking Madrid. General Franco's troops are holding the Hill. Several shots of the carved figures (people looking at sky) for which this Hill was famous before the war. Various shots of the trenches, bunkers and men with guns overlooking the flat fields around Madrid. Several shots of the men firing field guns and artillery - probably bombarding the city. Several shots of the men advancing across the field.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    907.11
    Media URN:
    13348
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/01/1937
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:07:00 / 01:52:31:00
    Canister:
    37/7

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