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    Unissued / Unused material.

    Midnight Mass at the Hospital of Beaune. France.

    MS's nuns and girls singing (Natural sound). Various CU's girls singing in choir. Exterior shots of hospital at night including steeple and roof. Interior MS and CU looking at stained glass. Various shots nuns walking in procession along pillared corridor to gather for the Mass. Various shots porch of the hospital with words - 'Hostel Dieu 1443' engraved on it. Various shots ward in the hospital with patients in beds at side. MS Crucifix over altar. MS priest who is to give Communion, kissing the altar.

    Various shots ward. MS patients sat in foreground, bedridden people in beds in background. Various shots old men. CU boy with bandaged head, pan to old lady with prayer book in front of her. CUs of her. MS bandaged patients sat up and in bed. CU head shot of man with bandaged face. CU nurse looking at prayer book. LS pan over from seated congregation to patients in bed. CU's women in bed reading prayer books. One crosses herself and has rosary lying on bed.

    MS back view priest raising glass of Communion wine. MS schoolgirls in congregation. CU small boy. MS priest walking down from altar carrying Communion wine. CU priest giving Communion wine to three bedridden patients in turn. Various shots nuns kneeling in prayer. MS track in to woman in bed with newly-born baby. CU mother and baby in bed. MS models of two angels. MS model of Joseph, Mary and Jesus Christ in the stable.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:00:00 / 01:34:29:00
    UN 2220 B
    Sort Number:
    UN 2220 B
  • Appears in...

    Religion & Politics
    nuns Midnight Mass
  • Stills

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

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