• Short Summary

    Hungarian rebels fight against Russian Army in Budapest.

  • Description

    Budapest, Hungary.

    GV. Pan, masses of Hungarians at mass demonstration meeting. SV. Top view, Hungarians listening to speaker. SV. Hungarians speaking from base of memorial. GV. Mass of Hungarians at meeting. SV. Memorial and statue flanked by Hungarian flags. GV. Mass of peaceful students marching down wide road in Budapest carrying banners. SV. Students waving and smiling all looking very happy. SV. Very young children waving from window to students marching past pan down to students waving back to the children. GV. Students marching across a roadway. SV. Hungarians and Russian troops watching. GV. & LV. Huge mass of students marching down road being led by students carrying a large banner. SV. Woman standing on window balcony waving Hungarian flag. SV. Top view, Hungarian Freedom Fighters leading away a member of the secret police. SV. Pan, another secret policeman being marched up the road, flanked by Hungarians with rifles. SV. Group of people waving from window. SV. Pan, Hungarian tank loaded with troops racing down the roadway to Stalin Square where the firing started. SV. Top view, group of Freedom Fighters sorting out bullets. SV. The two Hungarians en route waiting with machine guns. GV. Looking up empty street into square, one tank fires. SV. Hungarian freedom fighters on roof firing machine gun down into street against the Russian oncoming tanks. GV. Top view, Russian tank moving along through Stalin Square. SV. Hungarian firing automatic gun from behind post. GV. Russian tank moving up street. SV. Pan, two Hungarian freedom fighters running from their life from the onslaught of bullets. They nearly fall flat as they go out of picture, behind a tank. SV. Hungarian firing machine gun from roof. TV. Russian tank in Stalin Square. It fires point blank range straight into the secret police organisation building. LV. A shell torn secret police organisation building. SV. Pan, stretcher party bringing in wounded man running cautiously across Stalin Square amidst firing. They take shelter behind a Hungarian tank.

    SV. Pan, another stretcher party running in with wounded man on the stretcher from the Square. SV. Badly wounded Hungarian tank driver being attended to alongside his tank. GV. Hungarian women taking shelter behind a tree in the centre of the Stalin Square, amidst firing. BV. Three Hungarians running cautiously up the roadway from the snipers. LV. Group of Freedom Fighters firing rifles from a corner of a street. GV. Empty street with wrecked street cars and man running up alongside building with machine gun. GV. Freedom fighters outside the secret police organisation with dead AVO secret police lying in the road amidst masses of Russian leaflets. SV. Top view, two dead secret police lying in roadway, pan up to Hungarian stretcher party rushing away one of their wounded men. SV. Hungarians throwing Russian propaganda leaflets onto burning heap in road. CU. Papers etc., being thrown onto burning heap. SV. Banners being burnt. LV. Hungarian ambulances outside hospital. SV. Interior, injured man being put onto bed after attention from surgeons. SV. Two injured Hungarians in bed smothered in bandages. CU. Hungarian patient asleep. SV. Nurse stroking another patient's head. SV. Pan, exterior, two Hungarian tanks loaded with freedom fighters racing up street waving banners. One tank is being towed. SV. Pan down Hungarian statue and memorial. LV. Group of Hungarians round grave in one of the squares in Budapest. SV. The grave with flowers and candles burning. SV. Hungarian family with picture of dead relative. SV. Group of Hungarians round temporary grave in street of Budapest. CU. Old woman crying. AS. Wrecked guns in Budapest street.


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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    HD at Filmfinity
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:50:00 / 01:56:19:00

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