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    This item is shot in Technicolor.

    Amsterdam, Holland (Netherlands).

    Bride, Princess Beatrix of Holland and bridegroom Claus Von Amsberg walk towards camera to enter the Town Hall for civic ceremony. Back view as they go into the hall - all decorated in flowers, very colourful. CU. Flowers. LS. Pan, Princess Beatrix and Claus Von Amsberg walk into the hall. SV. Zoom in, Queen Juliana and Prince Bernhard of Holland take their seats. LS. Princess Beatrix and Claus Von Amsberg standing in centre of hall. SV. Bridesmaids and child attendants. CU. The two little girls, one holding her hands as if praying. CU. Claus Von Amsberg signing the register. SV. Princess Alexandra, Mrs Angus Ogilvy. SV The register is placed in front of Princess Beatrix and she goes to sign. LS. Princess Beatrix smiling, pan to bridesmaids and attendants. CU. The two boys, one is pulling his gloves on. Zoom back to close up shot of bride and groom smiling at children. CU. The two girls, one of them looking through her fingers at bride and groom. LS. As the Princess Beatrix and Claus Von Amsberg walk from the hall, & LS. GV. Pan, the Westerkerk church. Top shot, the royal coach outside the church. LS. As Princess Beatrix gets out of coach and walks into the church. SV. Interior, the procession led by children makes its way up the aisle. LS. Guests. LS. As the bride and groom take their seats. CU. The bride and groom. CU Princess Beatrix. LS. The ceremony in progress. Bride and groom stand up and walk forward. LS. Ceremony in progress. Princess Beatrix turns to her husband and says "Ya". SV. Guests. LS. As the couple exchange rings. CU. Groom puts ring on bride's finger. LS. As the Princess Beatrix takes ring from bible. CU. As she puts ring on groom's finger. LS. Crowd outside cheering. GV. As the coach carrying the couple comes towards camera, & SV. LS. Pan, the Princess waving from coach. GV. As the coach draws up at the palace. GV. Crowd. LS. The bride and groom wave to crowd then turn and go into palace. GV. The palace with crowds in front. LS. The bride and groom waving from balcony, & CU.

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    British Pathé
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    01:16:25:00 / 01:20:07:00
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    Religion & Politics Historical Figures & Celebrities
    Netherlands Untitled Workspace Willem Alexander
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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