The days of Brescia

Luigi Perelli1974

Archivio storico CGIL nazionale

Archivio storico CGIL nazionale
Roma, Italy

The documentary - made immediately after the massacre that took place in the Loggia Square on the morning of May 28, 1974 - is primarily a reconstruction of the episodes preceding the attack. Then the film becomes chronicle, through filming and photographic materials on the sites; The unitary labor union rally, the explosion of the bomb, the dead and the wounded, mourning and anger. Thus, the popular reaction and anti-fascist mobilization in Brescia for the funeral, with the presence of all citizens, of delegations coming from all over Italy, of union and political leaders: the President of the Republic, Giovanni Leone, Enrico Berlinguer, Luigi Longo, Luciano Lama, Bruno Trentin, Luigi Macario, Mariano Rumor, Nilde Iotti.

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  • Title: The days of Brescia
  • Creator: Luigi Perelli
  • Date Created: 1974
  • Location: Italy