Bruno Mussolini Weds - Rome 1938

Star Item
  • Add to Favourites
  • View as stills
  • Description

    Item title reads - Bruno Mussolini weds.

    The Italian Prime Minister, Benito Mussolini, gives the bride away at his son's wedding in Rome, Italy.

    M/S as the camera pans down St. Joseph's church in Rome to crowds outside. Various dignitaries and officials arrive in the rain, including Pietro Badoglio. M/S of cars queuing up. M/S of Marshal de Bono, First Commander of Italy's campaign in Ethiopia, arriving at the church and saluting; people wave. M/S as the car draws up with the bride, Gina Roberti, people cheer and wave. M/S of Benito Mussolini (Il Duce) leading her up the red carpet to the church, they both look solemn as they walk past the camera. Men follow carrying her train. M/S of the church and crowds.

    M/S of Gina and her new husband Bruno Mussolini coming out of the church, she kisses a little boy and girl. M/S as they walk along past their guests. M/S of the Tomb of St. Peter where they come to pray. M/S as they get out of the car. M/S as the couple walk up the steps followed by Mussolini and his wife. M/S as they walk down the steps afterwards.

    M/S as Italian officers walk along and direct Italian peasants into cars. Various shots as the cars set off and people wave. Various shots of the cars taking the families to ships which will take them to a new life in Libya, as organised by the State. M/S of the cars by the train tracks. Various shots as the people get on a ship. L/S of the ships in the dock.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Cataloguer:
    Emma
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    18175
    Sort Number:
    38/088
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:21:00 / 01:36:01:00
    Canister:
    38/88
    Film ID:
    987.40
    Issue Date:
    03/11/1938
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Historical Figures & Celebrities Travel & Exploration Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    Libya Italy 1900-1960 hitler-mussolini
  • Stills

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.

All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment

To post a comment, please Register or to add a comment
August 2014 marks 100 years since the start of World War One. To honour this landmark occasion, British Pathé have launched this definitive collection of WW1 films.
yardstare
10 telling images selected from British Pathé's extensive WWI footage. 'The war to end all wars' was a war without parallel: over 70 million military personnel were involved and over 17 million people died.
WW1
Verbal warfare at its best. Here are some of history's greatest retorts and snarling insults. These people certainly didn't mince their words!
pope

Related Videos

Hide
Bruno Mussolini Leaves On Flight To Brazil Lner

Bruno Mussolini Leaves On Flight To Brazil Lner

Bruno Mussolini, son of Benito, leaves Rome on a flight to Brazil.

Bruno Mussolini Leaves On Flight To Brazil Lner

Bruno Mussolini Leaves On Flight To Brazil Lner

Extra shots of planes starting up and taking off - see separate record for full story.

Mussolini Flies For Franco

Mussolini Flies For Franco

Bruno Mussolini, son of Il Duce, has come to Spain to fly for Franco's fascists.

Mussolini Preside Aka Mussolini Attends 11th Anniversary Of Air Force AKA Bruno Mussolini Flies For Franco

Mussolini Preside Aka Mussolini Attends 11th Anniversary Of Air Force AKA Bruno Mussolini Flies For Franco

Mussolini inspects the Italian Air Force - no shots of Bruno.

Mussolini Flies For Franco Aka Bruno Mussolini - Spanish Civil War

Mussolini Flies For Franco Aka Bruno Mussolini - Spanish Civil War

Bruno Mussolini, son of Il Duce, has come to Spain to fly for Franco's fascists.

Roma Aka Mussolini With Italian Air Force

Roma Aka Mussolini With Italian Air Force

Benito Mussolini inspects air force men and presents medals.

Time To Remember -  Sense Of Values  1937  - Reel 2

Time To Remember - Sense Of Values 1937 - Reel 2

Documentary film about the events of 1937, war in the Far East, build up to war in Europe.

Images from World War One. These disturbing stills show the extraordinary effects of shell shock on war soldiers.
WW1shellshock
British Pathe captured many extraordinary events on film over its 80 year history but sometimes the cameras were switched on when tragedy struck.
Franz Reichelt
The Duke of Edinburgh has many talents, but it is his unique way with words that often receives the most attention. 
Philip
Over its history, the Pathe cameras filmed a number of people who had committed heinous crimes. So in no particular order, these images show ten faces of truly evil men and women.
Himmler
Are you guilty of perpetuating a story regardless of its truth? Here are some classic urban myths which you may not know are false.
Urban Legends
Life before health and safety laws; men worked at huge heights, balancing on girders and cranes all in order to help build the world's tallest skyscrapers.
Vertigo
The images taken from inside Buchenwald Concentration Camp after its Liberation show us what it was like; it tells us what happened and forces us to remember.
Buchenwald
As two weeks of football mania get underway, we take a look at some fun facts from the 1966 World Cup.
world cup