Republican forces defend Madrid from Fascist bombing.
Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown
Title reads: "In Defense of Madrid - La Defense De Madrid"
Street scenes of Madrid. People read posters on wall 'Pueblo De Madrid'.
Intertitle reads: "Insurgent Planes Over The Capital - Des Avions Rebelles Bombardent La Capitale".
A small plane flies high above. Soldiers stand in the street looking up. Quick shot of bomb damaged house.
Intertitle reads: "The Bombardment Has Left Juanna Gabriel Homeless - ...."
A frail and elderly woman stands in front of the ruins of her home. CU more shots of bombing damage.
Intertitle reads: "Government Air Forces Prepare For A Counter Attack ..."
A Republican air man looks at the sky through a telescope. A bomber flies overhead. CU the man with his telescope.
Intertitle reads: "Outstanding Aces Are Ready To Settle Accounts With The 'Junkers' And 'Capris' ..."
A man checks a parachute on a pilots back. A pilot closes his jacket. CU Bombs hanging under the wings of a plane. Pilots climb into a plane. The Gunner prepares his machine gun. The plane takes off.
Intertitle reads: "After An Air Battle ..."
A biplane fighter comes into land at an airfield. Pilot and gunner climb out of the plane. One of the fighters is helped off with his parachute. CU a finger points to bullet holes in the fuselage.
Intertitle reads: "Madrid Is In Danger Thousands Of Children Are Sent To Valencia And Safety ..." A group of children walk along a street towards waiting buses.
N.B. Scenes from the Spanish Civil War. Copy of UN 59 L.