• Short Summary

    Mourners lay family and friends to rest after an avalanche in Switzerland.

  • Description

    AVALANCHE FUNERAL.

    Switzerland.

    LV. Villagers walking in file in deep snow on way to funeral. CU. Mourners carrying wreaths. SCU. Coffins being pulled along sledges. & Back view, Pan up to church. SCU. Mourners in procession. SV. Party arriving at graveside. SV. Mourners. SV. Coffin being lowered. CU. Mourners wiping eyes. SV. Wreaths being placed on grave.,SCU. Pan wreaths on grave. SV. Priest reading Burial service. LV. Party around grave side in snow storm.

    Very sad voiceover.

    (Dupe Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    138.12
    Media URN:
    29139
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    21/01/1954
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:01:00 / 01:48:00:00
    Canister:
    54/7

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