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  • Short Summary

    Footage of Benito Mussolini and the Fascists march on Rome in Italy.

  • Description

    Italian demonstration in top hat (March on Rome). Italy.

    Crowds standing next to and on top of railway carriages waving sticks and cheering. M/Ss of Black Shirts standing around talking. Shots of solders. Some look at the camera whilst waving rifles in the air. M/S of tow soldiers chalking 'ROMA' on the side of railway carriage. M/S of senior looking soldier sitting in open car surrounded by other soldiers. Excellent M/S of the Fascist leader Benito Mussolini (Il Duce) standing amongst people with hands on hips and wearing top hat. Shots of soldier marching through the streets of Rome. M/Ss of veteran soldier walking up steps aided by others and placing wreath at the foot of monument. Shots of soldiers assembled in large square.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2336.39
    Media URN:
    75073
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1922
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:17:00 / 01:56:09:00
    Canister:
    ON 209 J

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