Italian and Abyssinian troops make preparations for a war against each other.
Item title reads - War clouds break. Latest pictures from Abyssinia. (Ethiopia).
L/S of Italian troops walking along to their ship ready to leave for Abyssinia, the ship sets off and they all wave madly. M/S of Benito Mussolini kissing a man's cheeks after presenting him with something. M/S of a formation of aeroplanes flying overhead.
M/S of Abyssinians dancing and playing drums. M/S as their army marches along. M/S of soldiers standing to attention. M/S of the soldiers wearing patterned cloth and feathers whilst holding spears and shields. Various shots of them walking or riding through the country ready for battle with the Italians.
Note: the pictures finishes at 01:37:23 but the commentary continues.