• Short Summary

    Monaco celebrates the birth of Princess Caroline.

  • Description

    Monaco.

    Prince Rainier and Princess Grace of Monaco (former Grace Kelly) are celebrating birth of their daughter Princess Caroline Louise Margurite. GV. Monaco harbour. SV. Entrance to the Royal Palace. SV. Gun about to be fired announcing the arrival of the birth. LV. Gun fired. SV. Another gun firing. SV. Officials putting up the proclamation announcing "Princess Caroline is Born" placing it on the Palace door. SV. Group of people looking at notice. SV. Children looking at notice. CU. Notice hanging on Palace door. LV. Crowds gathering outside Palace, & SV. SV. Group of young teenagers waving with joy. SV. Photographers outside Palace gates photographing Dr Bernasconi of the Monaco maternity unit. SV. Doctor. SV. Car along road bedecked with flags and "Princess Caroline" written on car door. SV. Pan along car. LV. Royal flag flying from Palace. Pan down to cameramen waiting with their cameras to get pictures of the Princess. CU. Cameras on ground, pan to the two cameramen talking. GV. Royal Palace illuminated at night. GV. The harbour illuminated at night. GV. Monaco harbour.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    631.16
    Media URN:
    32525
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    28/01/1957
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:50:00 / 01:15:45:00
    Canister:
    57/9

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