• Short Summary

    On occasion of the Feast of St. Hubert, Patron of the Hunters, the yearly ceremony?

  • Description


    General view of the procession.



    Statue of St. Hubert.



    Different shots of the hunters riding to the Chapell.



    General view of the Chapell and shots during the service.



    Different shots of the service.



    The priest turns around and blesses the crowd.



    Blessing of the hunters and the bread.



    Different shots of the hunters.



    Different shots of the bread distribution.



    2 General views of the surroundings.




    Initials



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: On occasion of the Feast of St. Hubert, Patron of the Hunters, the yearly ceremony in honor of St. Hubert took place in the woods around the very picturesque Chapell of Tervueren. This Chapell is named after St. Hubert. Preceded by the clergy and by the statue of St. Hubert, the hunters on horseback went in procession to the place just outside the Chapell where an altar is erected for the open-air service. The hunting-horn players, in red uniforms, are playing during the entire service. After the service, the priest blesses the hunting crews and at the same time he blesses the bread which will be distributed to the people who attended to the service.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA3H39XB4AG8GCTGNQ9P82N1UCO
    Media URN:
    VLVA3H39XB4AG8GCTGNQ9P82N1UCO
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/11/1957
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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