• Short Summary

    The new head of the Russian Orthodox Church, Patriarch Pimen, was installed in office at a three-hour service in Moscow's Yelokhovsky Cathedral on Thursday (June 3).

  • Description

    1.
    LV Monsignor of St Sergius and Trinity near Moscow
    0.03

    2.
    GV INT. TILT DOWN FROM Ornate roof TO congregation in Moscow cathedral
    0.14

    3.
    STV Patriarch approaches altar in procession
    0.34

    4.
    SV Choir singing
    0.35

    5.
    GTV Election ceremony in progress
    0.45

    6.
    SV Elder churchmen
    0.48

    7.
    STV Ceremony continues
    1.00

    8.
    SV Elder churchmen
    1.01

    9.
    SV Patriarch disrobing for change of garment
    .1.10

    10.
    GTV & PAN Service in progress (2 shots)
    1.30

    11.
    SV Elder churchmen
    1.33

    12.
    SV Patriarch crowned
    1.39

    13.
    SV Churchmen look on
    1.42

    14.
    SV Patriarch kissing altar
    1.49

    15.
    SCU Crown of churchmen (3 shots)
    2.03

    16.
    SV Service continues
    2.10

    17.
    SV Elders (2 shots)
    2.16

    18.
    GV & SVs Congregation leaving church with Patriarch in procession
    2.27



    Initials SGM/0421 SGM/0416



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: The new head of the Russian Orthodox Church, Patriarch Pimen, was installed in office at a three-hour service in Moscow's Yelokhovsky Cathedral on Thursday (June 3). He is only the fourth Patriarch to hold office since the Bolshevik Revolution of 1917, and this film of the ceremony has just been received from Soviet Television. The sound on film, mainly of the choir singing, is excellent, and the traditionally colourful ceremony makes a very interesting and unusual film.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAA67EL1XOH7GDDJTLS3GREFF87
    Media URN:
    VLVAA67EL1XOH7GDDJTLS3GREFF87
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/06/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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