• Short Summary

    Soviet troops, led by Colonel Chuhin, beat the Germans somewhere in Russia.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    Russia, Soviet Union (USSR).

    Title reads "Kino-reportage From the Fronts of Motherland's War". C/U shot of a page of document containing the information on how many German prisoners, arms and equipment the Soviet Army has managed to take or destroy. Intertitle reads "In a Guard Under Command of Colonel Chuhin".

    Courier arrives with documents (plans and orders) in Colonel Chuhin's underground headquarters and a group of Soviet Officers are discussing them. Various shots of Soviet artillery in action firing guns and mortars. Voiceover says that by counterattack, the troops managed to move forward and beat the enemy. Various shots of the Soviet tanks and troops advancing across the field and cross the river. Burning village in the background. Succession of shots of the dead Germans and their weapons, tanks and equipment. Voiceover informs that in the last few days Colonel Chuhin's men have killed over 2500 German troops, taken 10 tanks and various equipment. Several shots of German prisoners. Cut to a Soviet tank with writing on the side ' For Stalin' as it drives through countryside.

    Russian voiceover.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    628.01
    Media URN:
    59511
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:02:00 / 01:03:50:00
    Canister:
    UN 227 E

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