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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of Haile Selassie inspecting Ethiopian troops.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown

    Ethiopia / Abyssinia.

    Various shots of Emperor of Ethiopia Haile Selassie touring a building. It may be some kind of prison or hospital. He inspects troops, some where Western style uniforms, others where their traditional costume. Views around some kind of barracks or Ministry of War building. Nice CUs of some of the soldiers of the Ethiopian army with their rifles. Haile Selassie addresses troops.

    Spacing

    More shots of Selassie inspecting parade of troops. Crowds move forward to pay homage to the Emperor. Good shots of Selassie. Parade of troops is slowed down by sudden downpour of rain. Shots of various tribesmen in traditional costume.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    548.12
    Media URN:
    58432
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:15:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:43:00 / 01:56:45:00
    Canister:
    UN 86 A

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