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  • Short Summary

    Item showing Easter celebrations in Athens, Greece.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Easter celebrations in Greece.

    Various very dark shots of a parade. Various shots soldiers holding poles with roasted lambs attached to them, outside Haidari Barracks, Athens. MS as Mr Vendiris, Greek Army Chief, and the soldiers follow an old custom by breaking red eggs.

    CU the Guardsmen of the Royal Palace guard, in their picturesque uniform breaking eggs. Various shots people in churchyard. MS Church of Saint Theodores, an example of Byzantine architecture. Various shots people worshipping at the epitaph inside the church. MS Mr Zervas, the Minister of Public Order, breaking eggs with men of the General Security Police. Various dark shots of the parade.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2341.14
    Media URN:
    66195
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:55:00 / 01:33:22:00
    Canister:
    UN 1672 E

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