Stills of Romanian fascist atrocities; pogrom
- Event Date
- Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Arhiva Nationala de Filme
A film showing photographs of Romanian fascist atrocities. Intertitle reads, POGROMUL DE LA BUCURESTI. Document, 2? January 1941 (text in French). Photographic stills illustrate atrocities, mangled faces, corpses, portraits. VAR images of devastation. Talmud/Torah. INT, destruction of synagogue, chairs, debris, rubble. CUs, documents with Jewish names. 01:10:56 Document, 29-30 June 1941 (text in French). More stills of atrocities. Corpses dead in the streets. Some images include soldiers and civilians. Corpses lined in fields. CU, document (text in French). More corpses. Trial stills. Preparing victims for death. Corpses.
NOTE: The Director of the Romanian Film Archive claims this footage is propaganda that contains military and civilian victims involved in "atrocious street fights between the Romanian Army and the Soviet Army and armed fanatic civilian communists."
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