• Short Summary

    Pope Pius XII blesses workers in Rome.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    May Day in Rome - workers blessed by Pope Pius XII (Eugenio Pacelli). Italy.

    Sound starts at 01:06:43.

    LS workers assembled in Popolo Square. MS man addressing workers. LS Belgian delegation. CU Scelba speaking. LS meeting in square. Various shots parade through Rome, en route to St. Peters. LS crowd outside St. Peters, pan up to Pope at window (in Vatican?) CU Pope addressing workers in Italian (natural sound, continues over next few shots). LS banner carrying crowd in St. Peters Square. LS Pope on balcony. LS crowds waving. LS huge crowd in square. CU Pope on Pontifical Chair. LS banners waving in crowd. MS Pope speaking to veiled women. LS large crowd in square.

    Date on dope sheet is 05/05/1955.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2680.05
    Media URN:
    79549
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:10:00 / 01:07:37:00
    Canister:
    UN 2734 H

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