• Short Summary

    Benito Mussolini lends a hand in the demolition of some buildings.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown.

    French voiceover.

    Rome, Italy.

    Benito Mussolini (Il Duce) walks to the top of a hill overlooking some of the ancient Roman remains in Rome. He hits a few bricks with a sledgehammer and moves a few tiles. Various shots of people working on the demolition of various buildings. Several shots have landmarks of Rome in the background.

    N.B. Mussolini had ordered the demolition of the buildings and was on hand to start the process.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    462.10
    Media URN:
    57716
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1930 - 1939
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:16:00 / 01:31:47:00
    Canister:
    UN 51 E

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