Details
FOOTAGE number
FLM2621550
Title
Scenes from the Cuban Revolution, and celebrations of Castro's victory in Havana, 1959
Date
c.1960 (C20th)
Description
Cuban Revolution, 1956-1959. Castro and guerilla forces fight in Cuba's mountains, Sierra Maestra (mostly re-enactments). US troops that support Batista: fighters, tanks, machine gun. Isolated Rebel army partisans attack. Cuba, Havana, 1959. Castro and partisans enter Havana in triumph. Warm welcome. Castro speaks into the microphone, standing with a white dove on his shoulder (during some meeting at night). Aerials of Havana.
Photo credit
Film Images / Bridgeman Images
Keywords
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Availability
Dimension [pixels] File size [MB] Duration [Seconds] Online Purchase
Footage 720 × 576 px 470 MB 86
Copyright
Out of copyright

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