• Short Summary

    Mass celebrations of marriage - lots of Italian couple tie the knot simultaneously.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Italy. Fascist 'Festival of Marriage'. 2,600 couples - 820 in Rome alone - marry simultaneously and receive wedding gift of 500 lire note from the Duce."

    Italy.

    Wedding festival held in ancient Roman ruins. Large number of bride and grooms walk past watching crowd.

    CUs of several of the couple before they get married.

    Couple walk in procession and rice and confetti are thrown.

    N.B. No shots of Mussolini.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    735.29
    Media URN:
    6697
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/11/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:35:00 / 01:35:23:00
    Canister:
    33/89

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