Reference Code I/2-371
Title Our glorious history
Synopsis The city of Vlora. The olive groves. Young Vlonians dressed in military uniforms in combat positions. They crawled to make the imaginary liberation of the city of Vlora. Improvisation from the Vlora war, which was led by Selam Musaj in 1920. Portrait of Salam Musaj. Photo of Vlore in 1924 when it was invaded by Italy. Photo of the centre of London in 1915, when the Imperialist Treaty of London was made, which gave Italy a free rein in Albania. Photo of the patriot Avni Rustemi, head of the Vlora youth organization “Bashkimi”. Portrait of Lieutenant General Piacentini, who stopped the celebration of November 28. Photo of patriots Jani Minga and Halim Xhelo who organized the people of Vlora in demonstrations against this decision. The mountains where the gathering of patriotic forces began. Barcalla where the meeting was held and the committee for national defence was elected. At the top, Osman Haxhiu, portrait. The ultimatum that was given to the Italian command to release Vlora, Tepelene and Himar, passing it to the government of Tirana headed by Sulejman Delvina. Portrait of Suleiman. The mountains where the freedom fighters began to gather and formed their groups. Portraits of Patriots Sali Branishti, Rustem Isufi, and Abdurraman Ciraku, unit commanders. Drashovica where the skirmish with the invaders took place. The fortress of Tepelene. The plaques from the fights. General Goti killed. The newspapers of the time that wrote about the Vlora war. Portrait of Bajram Curri. Plakate, the freedom fighters shot down an Italian plane. Plates, women with guns in hand fight side by side with men. Portraits of fighters Sado Kashina and Zerian Krasta. View of Paris, the tower where Avni Rustemi killed Esad Pasha. The plaque of the attack on Vlora. Portrait of Salam Musaj. The entry of the patriots’ troops into Vlora, painting. Photo, the representative of the government of Tirana Spiro Jorgji Koleka. The city of Vlora. Hysni Kapo, Adil Carcani, Manush Myftiu, Beqir Balluku, Spiro Moisiu, Shefqet Peci, Hito Cako, Aranit Cela, Sadik Bekteshi, Petro Dode, Thoma Deljana, Lefter Kasmi, Bilbil Klosi, etc. take part in this anniversary. Hysni Kapo and others meet with the patriots and people. The war museum of Vlore is being inaugurated. They look like weapons used in the Vlora war. This is where the inauguration of the Vlora War memorial took place, Hysni Kapo. Pioneers make a guard of honour. Bilbil Klosi giving a public speech. Hysni Kapo, Beqir Balluku, Shefqet Peci and Spiro Moisiu place wreaths of flowers at the memorial. Vlora martyrs’ cemetery. Hysni Kapo, Manush Muftiu, Beqir Balluku and Adil Carcani place flower crowns. They visit the cemeteries paying respect with their fists. Tomb of Salam Musaj. On this occasion, a solemn meeting was held. The leaders noted above, patriots and participants in the Vlora war, take their place in the presidium. The meeting was opened by the first secretary of the district party, Petro Dode, who gave the floor to Beqir Balluku. Telo Mezini and Rrapo Dervishi attend the event. Bilbil Klosi announces the decorated on this occasion. Hysni Kapo, Beqir Balluku and Adil Carcani, distributing the decorations. Participants clapping. The city centre of Vlore. The bust of Ismail Qemali. The plane of Vlore – Skele boulevard. The film is dedicated to the 50th anniversary of the Vlora war in 1920.
Scriptwriter Halil Kamberi
Director Vitori Celi
Camera Pashko Como Pellumb Kallfa
Category Documentaries
Year 1970
Release date 1970
Reels 2
Lenght (in minutes) 15
Country of origin Shqiperi
Shooting locations
Producers Kinostudio “Shqiperia e re”
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