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    Traditional May Day ceremonies in Moscow's Red Square.

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    Unused / unissued material -

    Moscow, Russia, USSR, Soviet Union. Traditional May Day ceremonies in Moscow's Red Square.

    High angle GV Red Square with huge parade passing across. LS Over crowd of parade passing. LS Nikita Khruschev and Otto Grotewohl and others on balcony. GV Women marching past in parade. CU Three women spectators. LS Children running from crowd. MS Khruschev waving and small girl standing in front of him on balcony. CU Section of crowd. High angle GV Square as parade passes. Angle shot, panning of huge civilian peace parade passing through the Square, carrying banners saying Peace in many languages. Three shots of floats in the parade, all carrying emblem of Dove of Peace. MS Khruschev and small children on balcony, waving. CU Indian women in crowd. Various CU's of people in crowd including Africans. MS Parade. MS Anastas Mikoyan with small children waving from balcony. Various CU's people in parade. MS Khruschev and Grotewohl. Various shots of the crowd applauding. High angle GV packed Square, zoom out and pan to crowded street, pan up to GV across Moscow, crowded street in foreground.

    (Lav.) Old record suggests material dates from around 01/05/1960.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:43:00 / 01:57:44:00
    UN 3345 C

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