• Short Summary

    Mexico celebrates 150 years of freedom.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Title - '150 years of freedom. Mexico's big Independence Show'.

    Mexico's Independence Day.

    High angle panning shot over Mexico City. High angle shot large parade taking place. Two LS's of the parade. LS President Adolfo Lopez Mateos and others on balcony. Various shots Cadets from West Point marching by.

    Good high angle panning shot of the Plaza Zocalo floodlit at night. LS of the crowded Plaza at night. LS's as President Mateos pulls a bell rope to symbolise the ringing in of freedom, and waving the nation's flag. Two shots of fireworks display.

    Cataloguer's note: American commentary, poor sound quality.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2784.16
    Media URN:
    81817
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1960
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:36:00 / 01:42:31:00
    Canister:
    UN 3407 E

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