• Short Summary

    First wedding of the King of Egypt - Farouk I.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown

    Title reads: "Egypt - No Bride Present At King's Wedding" American voiceover.

    Cairo, Egypt.

    Sheikhs ride on horseback in part of the ceremony for the wedding of King Farouk I. Views of mosque. The 17 year old King arrives to pray at the mosque before signing the wedding certificate. He is greeted and walks into the mosque after removing his shoes.

    Various night shots of illuminated buildings celebrating the wedding.

    Day shots. King stands on steps at palace awaiting the arrival of his new Queen. She arrives and meets the King. They walk into the palace.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    558.24
    Media URN:
    58528
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:53:00 / 01:55:49:00
    Canister:
    UN 104 C

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