• Short Summary

    FLAGS ON PUBLIC BUILDINGS FLEW AT HALF-MAST TODAY (SATURDAY) AS DENMARK MOURNED FOUR POLICEMEN WHO WERE GUNNED DOWN LAST SATURDAY.

  • Description

    1.
    GV TOWN HALL - FLAG AT HALF-MAST
    0.06

    2.
    SV CATHEDRAL
    0.12

    3.
    SV POLICEMEN ARRIVE
    0.16

    4.
    SV COFFINS IN CHURCH
    0.25

    5.
    GV RELATIVES TAKE THEIR PLACES
    0.30

    6.
    SV KING'S CAR ARRIVES
    0.32

    7.
    SV KING ARRIVES (2 SHOTS)
    0.40

    8.
    GV CROWD
    0.42

    9.
    SV POLICE BAND
    0.45

    10.
    SV FLAGS CARRIED OUT
    0.51

    11.
    SV KING LEAVES
    0.54

    12.
    SV PEOPLE WATCH
    0.57

    13.
    SV COFFIN CARRIED OUT
    1.04

    14.
    CU WOMAN
    1.06

    15.
    SV POLICEMAN PAN TO HEARSES
    1.15

    16.
    SV PEOPLE LEAVE CHURCH
    1.19

    17.
    GV CHURCH EXTERIOR
    1.21



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: FLAGS ON PUBLIC BUILDINGS FLEW AT HALF-MAST TODAY (SATURDAY) AS DENMARK MOURNED FOUR POLICEMEN WHO WERE GUNNED DOWN LAST SATURDAY. KING FREDERIK IX ATTENDED THE FUNERAL OF THE MEN IN COPENHAGEN'S CATHEDRAL.

    IT WAS A JOINT FUNERAL SERVICE FOR THE FOUR POLICEMEN WHO WERE SHOT TRYING TO STOP A MAN ON SATURDAY NIGHT NEAR THE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT. AFTER THE SHOOTING, THE DANISH POLICE LAUNCHED THEIR BIGGEST MANHUNT EVER AND LESS THAN FOUR DAYS LATER ARRESTED A PRECISION MECHANIC, PAUL SOERENSEN, AND CHARGED HIM WITH THE MURDER. AT A POLICE COURT HEARING SOERENSEN ADMITTED KILLING THE FOUR POLICEMEN.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAC6AHQJGR5NPIV2QM5QHEZGYHA
    Media URN:
    VLVAC6AHQJGR5NPIV2QM5QHEZGYHA
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/09/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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