Reference Code I/2-203
Title They never die
Synopsis The film begins with views of mountains with clouds, gorges and tombstones. It talks about the entry of fascism into Albania. Airplanes fly in the sky while the Italian forces unload their war materials in Durres. The house of the hero Mujo Ulcinak and the site where he fought and was killed. The young patriot Vasil Laci shoot at the king of Italy Victor Emmanuel. People manifesting. Photo of Koci Bako who was killed in the Korce demonstration. (233.10m) Manifesto by Qemal Staff “The old one is collapsing”. The courtroom where Qemali was sentenced. The cell where he was imprisoned, the house where he was surrounded and the place where he was killed. Photographs of martyrs Teli Ndini, Ali demi, Midhi Kosturi, Kico Guco, Gjak Doci, Shyqyri Alimanko. Qemal’s diary. Mustafa Matohiti’s photo. Tombstone of the martyrs. The epic of Pojske that Rrapush Hoxallari talks about. The place where the martyrs fell. Letter written by the fascist police. The site of fighting. Photo of martyrs Siri Kodra, Spiro Gjikuni, Ali Arapi, Ptolemy Xhuvani, Koli Gusha and the tombstone of heroes. (252.20m) Magazine “Kushtirimi i lirise”, prison with cells and photo of Shyqyri Ishmi and Hamdi Shijak. The prison road, the windows of the cells and the song of the prisoners. The old streets of Tirana. The place where Shyqyri Ishmi was killed. Photo of the 5 heroes of Vigu. Gjike Kuqali’s writings and his photographs. Two photos of Bule Naipi and Persefoni Kokedhime. The walls of the fortress of Gjirokastra where Bulja and Persephone were tortured. Bula’s mother, walking through the castle, remembering her daughter. Photo of Persephone’s mother. (226.10m) Photo of Margarita Tutulan. Zine attached to the wall. Rrenja, Margarita’s friend, talks about the work Margarita did during the war. The house where Margarita was accepted as a member of the Communist party. A man talks about Margarita and Kristaq. Photo of Margarita and Kristaq. Andon Qatipi talks about the assassination attempt by Lym Keta on the fascist Nak Gjeloshi. Father Anton Arapi was with Mark Gjeloshin. Photo of Lym Kete, Andon Qatipie and Njazi Meke. Tombstone. (200.50m) City of Shkodra, the house where the 4 martyrs were killed. Photo of heroes Perlat Rexhepi, Jordan Misja, and Branko Kadia. Sanka, Jordan’s sister, tells about Jordan and other 2 friends. The voices of fascists and the door slamming are heard. The house where Vojo Kushi, Xorxhi Martini, and Sadik Stavaleci fought and were killed. The fighting continues in Shkoder. Fascists bring planes to fill the tanks. At night, young people place floral wreaths and flags on Vojo’s grave. Partisans fighting. Liberation of Albania, a partisan raises the flag. Enver Hoxha greets the members of the second partisan brigade on the anniversary of the liberation of Albania. Partisans in the mountains, parade in the city, soldiers, peasants, singers and young people with pickaxes and shovels in their hands. Documentary film about the heroes of the National Liberation War.
Screenwriter Peci Dado, Kristaq Dhamo
Director Kristaq Dhamo
Composer Donika Muci, formulim
Camera Saim Kokona Asim Raxhimi, op/zeri
Editing Tomi Vaso
Category Documentaries
Year 1966
Release date 1966
Reels 5
Lenght (in minutes) 38
Country of origin Shqiperi
Shooting locations
Producers Kinostudio “Shqiperia e re”
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