• Short Summary

    Florence celebrates its independence with a thanksgiving service and fireworks in daylight.

  • Description

    Florence, Italy.

    Various shots of clergymen going into and out of a cathedral for a thanksgiving service. Soldiers stand to attention outside. Commentator talks of the city's hard won independence. After the procession of clergymen has finished, the crowd watches fireworks coming out of a kind of ornate statue plinth in the square - in daylight. Decorated cattle pull the plinth away.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    963.41
    Media URN:
    17092
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    06/06/1938
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:28:00 / 01:52:34:00
    Canister:
    38/44

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