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  • Short Summary

    Haile Selassie, Emperor of Ethiopia, inspects troops at Addis Ababa.

  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    Ethiopia / Abyssinia.

    Haile Selassie, Emperor of Ethiopia, inspects troops at Addis Ababa.

    CU a cannon firing a salute. LS the Negus alights from his car. MS LS troops marching past. CU Good close up studies of individual soldiers. MS the personalities on the reviewing stand, include Prince Makonnen and the Duke of Harrar. CU On his right stands his son, Crown Prince Asfaw Wassen. VS Shots of soldiers on parade. CU Head and shoulders of the Emperor taking the salute.

    Possibly connected with 47/8 - MD

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1510.05
    Media URN:
    80999
    Group:
    Unknown sel originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1947
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:53:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:51:00 / 01:16:44:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 003 A

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