MARZIANO II, SELF-PROCLAIMED HEIR OF THE ROMAN ORIENTAL EMPIRE (EMPEROR OF CONSTANTINOPLE)
MS. Marziano II, Theodore, Constantine (offspring of the Lascaris family) walking out of building. MS. He walks along street (2 shots) SCU. He buys paper at bookstall (
2 shots) MS. Marziano seated on throne listening to proclamation conferring a knighthood on the Duke Pironti Di Campagna is read (2 shots). CU Seated on throne. GV. Ceremony with the Duke di Campagna having cloak put round him as he kneels before Marziano. MS. Marziano preparing to put sash on the Duke. MS. Marziano placing sash over Duke. LS. MS. He knight him with a sword (2 shots). SCU. Marziano speaking. MS. He kisses the Duke. CU. Marziano's crown. LB. The Duke is congratulated by others then kneels before Marziano again.