• Short Summary

    Funeral of explorer Sir Ernest Shacklenton at Monte Video.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Funeral of the late Sir Ernest Shackleton The Famous Antarctic Explorer (who died) at South Georgia

    URUGUAY: Montevideo:
    SV flag from ship(?) flying at half mast - tilt down to small children.
    GV the "Quest" in harbour.
    SV coffin carried by sailors along gangplank. Large crowd in background.
    GV flag flying at half mast above statue of government(?) building.
    SV pan along dignitaries - some in white suits, some in dark, some in military uniform.
    SV two priests, an officer and three other men walk past.
    LS elev. cavalry ride past along street.
    GV elev. shots funeral procession, led by cavalry, through packed crowd.
    GV coffin on gun carriage about to be lifted off.
    GV pan over packed crowd.
    SV man reading from paper surrounded by crowd.
    Background: Funeral of explorer Sir Ernest Shacklenton at Monte Video.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA80C9UW74VZ6MHD3S5U7D9FU2A
    Media URN:
    VLVA80C9UW74VZ6MHD3S5U7D9FU2A
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/03/1922
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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