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  • Short Summary

    Italians beautify their streets with flower mosaics during festival of Corpus Comini at Genzano.

  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    Genzano, Italy.

    The festival of Corpus Comini at Genzano, Italy. Long shot of flower mosaics laid along street, people on both sides admiring the work, several people seen working in background. Men laying a portion of mosaic. Two men lifting stencil revealing flowers. Man unrolls plan showing centrepiece behind plan. Top shot of complete mosaic - very pretty. People laying flower mosaics - seen through archway. Top view, pan along mosaic to figure at bottom. Closer shot of the figure - dragon. Crowd looking on. Close up shot of head of Madonna created in flowers. Top shot showing flower mosaics along street.

    Possibly connected with 48/50 - MD.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1518.50
    Media URN:
    59731
    Group:
    Unknown sel originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:47:00 / 01:54:21:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 031 G

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