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  • Short Summary

    French couples celebrate their silver and golden wedding anniversaries collectively.

  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    Clazay, France.

    Long shot of French country village and church. Procession of old couples moving slowly through street - they are celebrating their silver and golden wedding anniversaries. Several shots of the couples walking slowly along street. Close up shot of the old couple walking towards camera. Another couple - old man with bent back. Back view, couples approaching church. Close up shot of old man walking in procession, smiling. Angle shot of church spire. Interior of church. Close up shot of the old couple placing their rings on small tray which is handed up to priest for blessing. Angle shot, priest blessing rings on tray. Close up shot of old woman looking up at altar. Old couple praying.

    Possibly connected with 48/37 - MD.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1516.49
    Media URN:
    59678
    Group:
    Unknown sel originals
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:57:08:00 / 01:57:56:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 025 N

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