• Short Summary

    Roman Catholic ceremony in the Holy City.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Rome. Holy Year inaugurated by opening of the Holy Door of St.Peter's and the 3 great Basilica's with all the solemnity and splendour of symbolism of the Roman Catholic Church."

    Rome, Italy.

    Parade of clergy go into building. Cardinal Greneto (sp?) takes his place on the throne in the basilica of St. Paul. He performs a ceremony and the door to the Basilica is opened. The Cardinal leads clergy into the basilica chapel. Each person kisses the door as they walk into the Chapel.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    703.07
    Media URN:
    6095
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    06/04/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:06:00 / 01:11:28:00
    Canister:
    33/28

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