• Short Summary

    The Ceremony of Corpus Christi is carried out in the ruined Cologne Cathedral.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Corpus Christi In Cologne"

    Cologne, Germany. For the second time since the war the Corpus Christi ceremony was held in Cologne.

    LS General views of the procession moving along through the streets. Bomb damaged buildings are clearly visible on either side.

    MS Nuns and Clergymen in the procession.

    MS the Sacrament is carried along beneath a canopy.

    LS Children dressed in white robes and white garlands on their heads, gathered outside the cathedral.

    LS General view of the service in the ruins of the cathedral.

    MS Cardinal Archbishop Frings seated on the steps of the cathedral, blesses the crowd.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1187.05
    Media URN:
    41196
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/06/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:44:00 / 01:08:51:00
    Canister:
    47/51

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