• Short Summary

    Louis Braille is re-interred in the Tomb of the Great in Paris.

  • Description

    Paris, France.

    GV. Cemetery at Coupvray. SV. Priest blessing. STV. Casket on Louis Braille's grave. SV. Crowd around Braille's grave. SV. Blind man feeling wreath on Braille's tomb. SV. Other blind people feeling wreath. CU. Hands touch wreath. Ext. 'Institute Nationale Des Jeunes Aveugles' GV. SV. Blind people on guard around Braille's catafalque. CU. Blind woman. CU. Blind man on guard. SV. Coffin being borne to hearse. SCU. Soldier presenting arms. SV. Crowd. LV. Catafalque going through streets, flanked by soldiers. SV. Blind people following catafalque. SCU. Blind people following catafalque. Blind priest, pan down to white stick. SV. SCU. Blind children in procession. GV. Procession. LV. Blind people in procession. GTV. Catafalque. LV. Catafalque approaching the Pantheon. AS. Dome of Pantheon. SV. TV. Coffin being borne into Pantheon. SCU. Bearers carrying coffin. LV. Drapings in Pantheon. GV. SV. French President Vincent Auriol and other dignitaries standing before catafalque. GV. Pan up from catafalque to drapings.

    (Orig.Dupe.Neg.) (Orig."H")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    14.27
    Media URN:
    27026
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/06/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:03:00 / 01:29:41:00
    Canister:
    52/52

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