• Short Summary

    The Finnish National Orchestra plays Finlandia.

  • Description

    Titles read: "Appropriately PATHETONE presents - FINLANDIA Played by the famous FINNISH NATIONAL ORCHESTRA - Many hearts to-day [sic] will beat in sympathy with the heroic Finns in their struggle against invasion and oppression, and the music of Sibelius epitomizes [sic] in harmonious form the life and aspirations of that great little Nation."

    Location of events unknown - Finland?

    Various shots of the Finnish National Orchestra playing the stirring piece 'Finlandia' in a concert hall. Several shots of buildings, parks and monuments in a Finnish city - probably Helsinki. Applause is heard at the end of the piece.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1198.21
    Media URN:
    41447
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/02/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:40:00 / 01:41:01:00
    Canister:
    PT 516

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