• Short Summary

    Haile Selassie returns to Ethiopia after allied troops drive out Italian troops.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Haile Selassie enters Abyssinia".

    Abyssinia (Ethiopia).

    End of Italian occupation, Haile Selassie returns to his homeland.

    M/S of Emperor Haile Selassie on board passenger aeroplane. M/S of the Emperor getting out of the aeroplane. He salutes a British officer waiting on the tarmac.

    Various shots of official welcoming ceremony to Emperor by British officers taking place in a woodland glade. Various shots of Haile Selassie hoisting up Ethiopian flag. The Crown Prince Asfao photographs the occasion. Ethiopian troops march past the Emperor. Good C/U of Haile Selassie.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1069.23
    Media URN:
    37787
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/02/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:47:00 / 01:29:10:00
    Canister:
    41/12

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