• Short Summary

    Material showing Benito Mussolini attending large rally, and at ceremony with cardinals.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.


    M/S as car drives up. M/S Black Shirts stood to attention. M/S as Benito Mussolini walks past them and they cheer. M/S as he boards train and they do fascist salute. He salutes out of window as he leaves. L/S big rally in stadium with cheering crowds and troops on pitch. Various shots as military personnel put on drilling display. C/U Mussolini watching. L/S crowds applauding at end.

    Title - 'Roma'. Various shots Italian military men plus Cardinals and priests in large hall. Various shots as Mussolini arrives and everyone cheers and does fascist salute. M/S of Mussolini reading speech from paper (natural sound). He takes scrolls and presents them to a man. M/S as another man steps up and he does the same. Various shots as camera pans around packed hall. M/S as a cardinal makes a speech and everyone applauds, pan around them. Various shots as Mussolini salutes and leaves to cheers and applause.

    Title - 'Roma' - Various shots of crowds cheering and waving. L/S troop of young boys and girls on pitch with others. Various shots men with rifles standing to attention and others marching and goose-stepping on pitch.

    Title - 'Roma' - M/S of Mussolini stood with African V.I.P. watching Italian troops goose-stepping, they both do fascist salute. M/S's crowd watching.

    Cataloguer's note: some of this material has commentary which is in Italian.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    hd format:
    HD at Filmfinity
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:51:00 / 01:15:13:00
    UN 1410 A

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