• Short Summary

    People wait in the streets for link up, Mayor Cagnasso speaks on the phone to US via Telstar.

  • Description

    Alba, Italy.

    Italian commentary, documentation on file.

    VS. Around small village of Alba in N. Italy. VS. Newspapers telling the people of Alba about the Telstar link up between Italy and the U.S. Two C.U.s. a man and a woman look down at their watches as the time draws near for the link up. VS. Operators busy at switchboard. VS. Night time and people gather in the streets of Alba, the Mayor is about to telephone his message via Telstar to U.S. CU. Telephone. MS. The Mayor of Alba, Mayor Cavaldo / Osvaldo Cagnasso sits at his desk with crowd around him. MCU. People in street look up, expectantly. MCU. Mayor Cagnasso speaking on the phone to America via Telstar.

    (Comb.F.G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3064.01
    Media URN:
    86989
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:01:21:00
    Canister:
    UN 3656 C

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