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Title:MALVINAS - PUERTO ARGENTINO - GUERRA (COMIENZO AL OCCUPACION ARGENTINA) (title on label) [Allocated Title]
Film Number:13K 1043
Other titles:PRODUCTION MATERIAL FOR THE FALKLANDS WAR: THE UNTOLD STORY [Allocated Series Title]
Summary: Argentinean military footage.
Description: Port Stanley: tracking shot alongside water (possibly early morning - sun low in sky) filmed from vehicle travelling around Port Stanley streets. Extensive footage of Stanley occupied by Argentine troops, driving on right-hand side of the road. Islanders going about their normal lives. White helmeted MP outside church. Close-ups of civilian - mother with baby in rucksack pouch on back walks young son along road. Man paints house. Chinook helicopter - life seemingly normal as man grooms horse. Troops patrol, civilians walk past ignoring them. General day-to-day scenes in Port Stanley shops - customers collect shopping etc including Catholic priest in robes exiting shop. Argentine visitors (civilians) carrying parcels, shelves stocked with food and alcohol, checkout staff carry wire basket for customer. Pucara, missiles, cheerful Argentine conscripts. Hercules transport unloads. Pucaras taxi. General arrives. Skyvan lands, taxies and offloads soldiers.