• Short Summary

    British and American troops advancing towards Rome.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "THE ROAD TO ROME".

    Italy.

    Various shots of the British artillery in action in Italy. Heavy artillery guns pound enemy lines. Long shot of the shells exploding on river bank in distance. Various shots of the infantry moving through the mountainous area. Line of the dead bodies of Italians killed by Germans after seeking refuge in a church. Various shots of a graveyard at Maggiori with coffins of Italian civilians murdered by the Germans.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1097.15
    Media URN:
    38253
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/11/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:45:00 / 01:19:16:00
    Canister:
    43/90

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