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  • Description

    Full title reads: "A PRAYER FOR HEALTH".

    Lourdes, France.

    Long shot of French town of Lourdes and cathedral. Disabled children walking in procession towards camera. Top view of religious procession on way to cathedral. Procession moving down centre of roadway. Procession moving towards Cathedral. Procession walking up steps of Cathedral. Boy being pushed on stretcher. Top view of ceremony in front of cathedral. Priest giving blessing to disabled children. Close up shot of boy holding arms out. Close up shot of a hand holding chain. Priest blessing, pan to disabled child lying in bed. Priest blessing. Disabled children sitting in wheelchairs. Several shots of boy being fed in bed.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/04/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    46506
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1426.23
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:16:00 / 01:54:18:00
    Canister:
    48/33
    Sort Number:
    48/033
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Religion & Politics
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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