Fascist "Festival Of Marriage" 1933

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    Full title reads: "Italy. Fascist 'Festival of Marriage'. 2,600 couples - 820 in Rome alone - marry simultaneously and receive wedding gift of 500 lire note from the Duce."


    Wedding festival held in ancient Roman ruins. Large number of bride and grooms walk past watching crowd.

    CUs of several of the couple before they get married.

    Couple walk in procession and rice and confetti are thrown.

    N.B. No shots of Mussolini.

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    01:34:35:00 / 01:35:23:00
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