• Short Summary

    Benito Mussolini gives a medal to his son, Vittorio, who is seen piloting a plane.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown.

    Italy.

    Vittorio Mussolini, son of Il Duce, stands in flying gear with members of the Italian air force. Vittorio straps on a parachute and climbs into the cockpit of a biplane. He is seen taxiing the plane off across the airfield. Vittorio climbs out of the plane.

    A group of Italians in uniform give the fascist salute outside a building. Benito Mussolini bends over a desk to sign a document. He then pins a medal on the chest of his son, Vittorio. Men of the Italian air force look on. He hands a document to Vittorio.

    The Air Force officers salute as Mussolini's car drive away.

    (Music only soundtrack)

    N.B. This print is badly scratched.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    460.12
    Media URN:
    57693
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1920 - 1929
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:17:00 / 01:31:30:00
    Canister:
    UN 50 A

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