• Short Summary

    Italian cavalry, tanks and infantry advance into Northern Abyssinia (Ethiopia).

  • Description

    Full title reads: "In the war zone. Pathe cameraman with the Italian advance in Abyssinia".

    Northern Abyssinia (aka Ethiopia).

    Italy's invasion of Abyssinia continues.

    Various L/S of barren mountain landscape. Panning shot of Italian Army air squadron aeroplanes preparing to take off from desert. Various shots of tanks driving through desert. L/S of cavalry troops galloping past, men are North Africans fighting for Italian Army. More shots of tanks and cavalry advancing over rocky ground and rivers. M/S of regiment of infantry soldiers marching and singing Italian songs.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    843.35
    Media URN:
    12240
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    17/10/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:15:00 / 01:52:37:00
    Canister:
    35/83

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