• Short Summary

    MISSING SLATE INFORMATION: ARCHBISHOP ENTHRONED Unique sound pictures in Westminster Cathedral place on record the enthronement of the Most Reverend Bernard Griffin as Archbishop of Westminster.

  • Description

    ENGLAND: London: Westminster Cathedral):

    INT

    GV Westminster Cathedral. GTV Archbishop and clergy arriving in front of altar. SV Archbishop and clergy walk from altar to throne. GV Catholic choir singing. Angle shot Cross hanging from roof of Cathedral. SV Provost-Bishop Myers - saying the Formula of enthronement in Latin to Archbishop who is sitting on throne. GV and SV Clergy kissing Archbishop's ring on his hand. LV choir. LV Archbishop speaking. (Nat.sd). SV Archbishop speaking. (Nat.sd). LTV pan of choir listening. (Dubbed) SV Archbishop speaking. (Nat.sd). Lv pan Archbishop walking blessing people. STV pan Archbishop blessing people.

    SOUND EFFECTS:

    LONG CUT BLUE FOR FOREIGN REELS. ALSO IN LIBRARY.

    GV int. Westminter Cathedral. Lv towards clergy walking towards Altar. TV pan Archbishop walking along knave under cream and gold canopy. SV pan Archbishop addressing people as he walks under canopy. TV pan Archbishop blessing people under canopy. GV Archbishop and clergy up steps and arrive in front of altar. SV Archbishop and clergy walk from altar to throne. Side view Catholic choir singing. Angle shot Cross hanging from roof of Cathedral. GV Archbishop now wearing mitre and carrying crosier, with clergy taking up positions before the altar. GV choir singing. SV Provost - Bishop Myers - leading Archbishop to the throne, Archbishop sits down on throne and Bishop Myers says the formula of enthronement in Latin. (Nat.sd). GV Archbishop and clergy round throne. Lv Archbishop and clergy round throne. GV and Sv Clergy kissing Archbishop's ring on his hand.

    LV choir. GV Archbishop ??? throne. SV pan Bishop Myers leading ??? shop to the altar steps. GV Archbishop ??? mowing knave, walk up to front of altar. ??? Archbishop and choir get up from knelling ??? ceremony and others round altar. BIG GV ??? in Archbishop Archbishop leaving altar. ??? people. STV pan walking down knave blessing people.

    SOUND EFFECTS: LV Archbishop speaking: "My dear brethren, my dear children and Jesus Christ. It was at the bidding of the Holy Father that I accepted the heavy responsibility of taking charge of this Diocese and of succeeding my former Rector of the English College, the late Cardinal Hinsley."

    SV Archbishop speaking: "England has during this war faced a crisis unique in her history and she has not failed, and may we hope and pray that she will face the post-war problems however difficult......"

    LTV pan of choir listening. (Dubbing scene)- "with the same assurance, with the same determination, with the same confidence, and, above all, with the same trust in the power of God and the efficacy of prayer".

    SV Archbishop speaking: "In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost, Amen".

    GV int. Westminster Cathedral. Lv towards clergy walking towards Altar. TV pan Archbishop walking along knave under cream and gold canopy. SV pan Archbishop addressing people as he walks under canopy. TV pan Archbishop blessing people under canopy. GV Archbishop and clergy up steps and arrive in front of altar. SV Archbishop and clergy walk from altar to throne. Side view Catholic choir singing. Angle shot Cross hanging from roof of Cathedral. GV Archbishop now wearing mitre and carrying crosier, with clergy taking up positions before the altar. GV choir singing. SV Provost - Bishop Myers - leading Archbishop to the throne, Archbishop sits down on throne and Bishop Myers says the formula of enthronement in Latin. (Nat.sd). GV Archbishop and clergy round throne. LV Archbishop and clergy round throne. GV and SV Clergy kissing Archbishop's ring on his hand.

    Religion and Superstition; Personalities - Religious; Ceremonies - Religious; Cardinal Archbishop Bernard Griffin (1899-1956), Great Britain
    Background: MISSING SLATE INFORMATION: ARCHBISHOP ENTHRONED Unique sound pictures in Westminster Cathedral place on record the enthronement of the Most Reverend Bernard Griffin as Archbishop of Westminster. Good shots of choir and of ceremony.

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    Film ID:
    VLVADW24FQUA0W9HB3IVSU66FAMBT
    Media URN:
    VLVADW24FQUA0W9HB3IVSU66FAMBT
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/01/1944
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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