Wedding of Grace Kelly and Prince Rainier of Monaco.
Unissued / unused material.
Civil rite wedding ceremony, pre-wedding celebrations and wedding rehearsal in Monaco of film star Grace Kelly and Prince Rainier of Monaco.
LS Interior: Grace Kelly and Prince Rainier seated in Throne Room of the Palace. LS They rise, and walk out together. Various shots, crowds outside the Palace waving to Grace and Rainier who are on balcony. Various shots paparazzi outside palace. More shots Grace and Prince on balcony (can hardly be seen). Various shots of wedding cake being brought out in tiers.
Various shots Grace and Prince seated in Throne Room for Civil Rite wedding ceremony. CU Prince Rainier fidgeting, he gets up from chair, Grace gives him a sharp look. Various shots of wedding guests, including film star Rita Gam (bridesmaid). MS. Grace and Prince leave, followed by guests. CUs of the register, showing signatures of Prince Rainier, Grace Kelly and Kelly family. Photographers and crowds outside building.
Interior: MS Grace Kelly and her family enter Throne Room (including her father, John B. Kelly). MS Prince Rainier in Throne Room standing beside Grace Kelly. Various shots, Grace and Prince chatting together and to guests, after wedding rehearsal, and leaving by car.
Various shots at night of illuminations in Monaco. Various shots, exhibition of folk dancing and singing watched by Grace and Prince from balcony window. Night shots of fireworks display. Various shots illuminations.
Date on original dope sheet is 01/04/1956.