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  • Description

    Full title reads: "Rome Celebrates".

    Rome, Italy.

    GV and MSs. of the Mussolini Stadium packed with children drawn from Italian Fascist youth movements.

    VS. of Benito Mussolini (Il Duce) arriving at the stadium and taking his place on the platform overlooking the arena where hundreds of youths are drawn up waiting to commence the display in honour of the anniversary of the city of Rome. Various panning shots over the crowded stadium as the children sing patriotic songs - nat. sound.

    LS. Pan with Mussolini walking briskly out of the stadium, the children rush forward to see him.

    VS. of Mussolini waving to dense crowds from a balcony of the Palazzo Venezia.

    High GV pan over dense crowds.

    VS. Firework display in the night sky over Rome which concludes the day's anniversary festivities.

    (Dublin reel)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/05/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    20767
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1043.33
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:46:00 / 01:37:43:00
    Canister:
    40/37 (Dublin)
    Sort Number:
    40/037 (Dublin)
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Religion & Politics
    WorkSpaces
    rome ww2 Mussolini in the 1940s Mussolini
  • Stills

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

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