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  • Short Summary

    A party of officials visits the sites of Rome.

  • Description

    Rome, Italy.

    A party of official looking men and women are seen taking a tour of Italy. Their nationality is unknown, as is the body / organisation they are representing. It is not known what or who Giodarnis is.

    M/S of two men getting out of a car. M/S of a group of men and one women standing outside a large building (the Vatican?), in the background is a uniformed man in a old fashioned 'admiral' hat. Various shots of the same group coming down some red carpeted steps from the main entrance. M/S of the group walking past the camera, in the background in front of the large building is a wedding party. M/S of the milling about on a cobbled square, in the background the wedding party is making its way down a large flight of stone steps. Various shots of the group standing outside the building, one man appears to be the centre of attention and gives a speech - looks a bit like Benito Mussolini. M/S of the group walking through a fountain in the middle of a square surrounded by a columned folly.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:14:00 / 01:21:16:00
    G 1288

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