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  • Short Summary

    Benito Mussolini makes animated speech about war to 200,000 fascists in Florence. Italy.

  • Description

    Item title reads - "Rifles - machine guns - aeroplanes - cannons are more beautiful than words" - Il Duce stirs 200,000 fascists to frenzy with challenging warlike speech. Florence, Italy.

    Various shots of the huge crowd of people waving and cheering in front of a balcony, they are holding flags (fascist flag ?). L/S of Benito Mussolini on the balcony giving animated speech and gesticulating. L/S of crowds cheering madly. M/S of Mussolini on the balcony, other fascist officials stand with him. L/S of the crowd, various shots of Mussolini making the speech and the crowd reacting.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    830.36
    Media URN:
    19082
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/05/1930
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:19:00 / 01:57:01:00
    Canister:
    G 1714

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