- Title: FILM47AA / FILM47AC
Celebrating Cuban soldiers getting of passenger aircraft, CU down steps, in tin helmets and waving riles in the air. TS celebrating crowds
Street demos 1950's - Cuban flag carried though streets by Cubans. water cannon blasts at the demonstrators. fires injured carried, police with guns.
smoke coming up. MS mountain areas of Cuba, misty mountains, PAN over mountain tops
1950s FIDEL CASTRO in army fatigues with rile - TU angle. Fidel Castro looking out. Cuban flag flying in background.
Revolutionary army in woods of Cuba , climbing up hill to camera, Cuban revolutionary standing guard, with rifle and cigar in mouth silhouetted.
troops on lookout, making bread in oven,. Camping outdoors laying down blanket. Revolutionaries planning wood in forest sanding wood.
bashing iron with hammer, wrought iron. iron foundry in the forests Revolutionary printing presses, printing pamphlets and leaflets.
1953 26th July,
EXT shot PAN white buildings. Batista's armed guards with rifles . Massacres victims massacres by Batista's troops after the invasion of the Moncada garrison at the Santiago de Cuba. Batista's troops in the grounds, Shots of the dead. Army people going through uniforms piles on the ground.
L Angle TU of building at night. Day shot - TS Pan around of empty street with smoke rising form fire and few people walking around. MCU policemen with batons running through street, after men who are running - policeman hits man with baton. POV from car of men running down streets,
05.56.0 TS injured man being carried out from ambulance on stretcher . Injured man on hospital be in ward with doctors, .
06.32.01 break in film - street scene with large group of armed soldiers standing around. , sitting around waiting for something, some unidentified men speaking together in room. TS of dead Cuban revolutionaries on ground , bullet holes in lorry,- door of lorry with contratistas (labour contractors) on side, - TS Pan many dead bodies of Cubans. - many more shots of dead Cuban men, . Injured Cuban men in hospital, captured arms.
07.57.13 Aerial of Cuba, Boat coming into harbour, American patrol boat ??, American troops with commander (?) on tank. Cuban man ( revolutionary) hanged on tree in forest, , VS MS of Hanged man. TS meeting of Cubans with white woman speaking. Set up footage of someone making a bomb. Fires , shot of bombed out bus.
Cuban revolutionaries in the countryside being shown how to use weapons, shot of young revolutionary woman in beret, shot two men - possible?. TS tape recorder. Revolutionary talking into recorder, - talking to camera.
01.27.18 Castro with group of revolutionaries
01.42.0 gory shot of surgeon attending to severe war wound on somebody's arm ( very quick shot)
Cuban revolutionaries in countryside and forest, gun fire, sniper laying on ground, mans standing firing gun, - groups of Cuban revolutionaries in forest. Writing notes,.
PAN of sheds and supplies in countryside. Female comrade with camera. Briefing of revolutionaries,.
02.37.09 TS revolutionaries cross river, and crawling though bushes, firing rifle. Smoke rising from behind trees, revolutionaries crawling through undergrowth. Plane flying overhead. Explosions, revolutionaries crawling though forest, machine gun being fired, somebody being arrested in distance, revolutionaries carrying loads though the forests, . WS landscape with horse rider,
04.21.0 Shot from behind troops carrier, plane over lines.
04.22.0 04.55.24 1959 Triumphant Cuban revolutionaries riding on top of a tan k into Havana, crowds welcoming revolutionaries into Havana, tank on low loader riding into Cuba.
05.12.0 TS crowds gathered in Havana , TS tank riding through crowds, Revolutionaries with rifles riding on tanks. Fidel poster. Dancing, Fidel Castro and Raul Castro on tank.
- Keywords:CUBA, REVOLUTION, 1953-1959, JUNGLE WARFARE, CHE GUEVARA, FIDEL CASTRO, WOMAN SOLDIER
- Master Title:FILM47AA / FILM47AC