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  • Short Summary

    Prince and Princess are greeted by students in a Welcoming the Spring festival.

  • Description

    Sweden.

    Title: "CROWN PRINCE & PRINCESS of SWEDEN greeted by thousands of students at Upsala (the Oxford of Sweden) at traditional ceremony of 'Valborgmassa' or 'welcoming the Spring'."

    High angled shot of a large procession of students lead by men carrying large banners, the come up some steps and pass the camera. Panning shot of a crowd of male students all wearing white hats and singing, a conductor stands in front of them. M/S of the Prince and Princess standing on some stone steps, The Prince tips his top hat. L/S of the crowd of students singing, they have removed their white hats, a woman steps out of the crowd towards the steps carrying a bouquet of flowers.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    340.16
    Media URN:
    24390
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    15/05/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:35:00 / 01:24:38:00
    Canister:
    G 1084

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