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  • Short Summary

    Funeral of Empress Marie of Russia; the Duke of York attends.

  • Description

    Full titles read: "Ex Dowager Empress of Russia - Duke of York attends obsequies of the tragic Empress Marie, mother of the murdered Czar."

    Copenhagen, Denmark.

    M/S of the Duke of York (Prince Albert, King George VI) with other dignitaries in ceremonial dress. Crowds and troops watch as the coffin of Empress Marie is placed onto a horse-drawn cart. Russian Orthodox clergymen stand nearby. L/S of a church or cathedral in the distance; the Danish flag flies in the foreground. The coffin is lifted from the cart outside a church.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    746.30
    Media URN:
    35163
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/10/1928
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:17:00 / 01:45:28:00
    Canister:
    G 1549

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