• Short Summary

    King Boris of Bulgaria attends ceremony in honour of Czar Alexander II.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Sofia. Bulgaria's 'Liberator'. King Boris attends national celebrations in honour of Tzar Ferdinand II of Russia."

    Sofia, Bulgaria.

    King Boris and others walk out of building. Group of dignitaries line up for ceremony outside.

    Soldiers line up in front of crowds there to watch.

    King Boris, in military uniform, salutes group of soldiers.

    Low angle shot, men climb up long ladders on the side of statue of Czar Alexander II on horseback. (It was Russian action that liberated Bulgaria.) One of the men places a wreath around the head of the statue.

    King Boris inspects troops.

    Dignitaries carry wreaths forwards.

    King Boris and wife climb into car.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    667.13
    Media URN:
    4880
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/03/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:20:00 / 01:28:25:00
    Canister:
    32/25

Comments (1)

  1. chosica says

    FERDINAND SECOND OF RUSSIA ?, PLEASE IT WAS H.I.M. THE TZAR ALEXANDER THE SECOND OF RUSSIA.

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