• Short Summary

    The Red Army men assess the German atrocities and damage done to Soviet people.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "THE SOVIETS: TOLL WILL BE EXACTED FOR GERMAN HORRORS".

    Soviet Union (USSR).

    Various shots of the winter snow melting into spring with bodies of German soldiers just appearing under the snow. Several shots showing the ruined town of Vyazma, still smouldering. Barbed wire around enclosure which is set aside for typhus cases. Various shots of Russian peasant women with their children in the ruins. They cook out in the open for their homes are destroyed by Germans. Mutilated civilians laying in the street. State Commission leader taking a look at the damage. Various shots of the Russian farmers set to work preparing their fields for grain. Wrecked German tank still litters the scene. Russian army convoy moving along roads and through villages, the infantry follows on behind. Several shots of Soviet soldiers in action. They fire from trenches and ruined buildings. Light artillery in action.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1079.16
    Media URN:
    37975
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    15/07/1943
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:30:00 / 01:33:38:00
    Canister:
    43/56

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