• Short Summary

    Scenes of the fighting and bombing of Stalingrad.

  • Description

    Titles read: "STALINGRAD - THE UNCONQUERABLE - FIRST PICTURES FROM THE STREETS OF THE HEROIC CITY".

    Russia.

    General view panning over part of Stalingrad under blitz. L/S of formation of bombers. M/S of a cloud of dust in street after a bomb falls. Various shots of the night blitz. M/S of soldiers firing from bombed houses. M/S of a blazing building.

    The Red Army defenders of Stalingrad advance near the city. They encounter some street fighting and are backed up by light artillery. M/S pan of armoured car moving along street.

    M/S of a stretcher case being carried off. Refugee women walk through bomb damage carrying their few belongings. M/S of a man carrying a double bass out of a ruined building. General view of bombed Stalingrad.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1344.16
    Media URN:
    44346
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    26/11/1942
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:46:00 / 01:31:01:00
    Canister:
    42/95

Comments (1)

  1. bethpage89 says

    In the clip at 1:57 the camera pans left, bringing the main railway station\'s white water tower into view. This location is on the north side of Gogolya Ulitsa, near Kommunisticheskaia Ulitsa.

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