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  • Short Summary

    French singer Edith Piaf marries Theo Sarapo in Paris.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    French singer Edith Piaf weds handsome toy boy Theo Sarapo in Paris, France.

    GV of the Avenue Georges Mandel Town Hall in Paris. VS crowds, the police struggle to keep crowd back. LS women looking from balcony.

    VS of Edith Piaf and Theo Sarapo in the town hall where the wedding was performed (some good CUs of the newly weds). They pose for photographers and are seen signing the register.

    MS crowds in street as happy couple's car makes its way to the Greek Orthodox Church. GS entrance to Paris Orthodox Church. VS outside Orthodox Church, the crowds mill around Edith Piaf and then Theo Sarapo. VS showing wedding service in Orthodox Church. VS as the couple leave the church and drive off in a Mercedes.

    Date on dope sheet is 11/10/1962.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3068.09
    Media URN:
    87088
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1962
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:26:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:58:00 / 01:21:24:00
    Canister:
    UN 3671 A

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The wedding took place on 9 October 1962.

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