• Short Summary

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

  • Description

    Full title reads: "PAVE IT WITH FLOWERS!"

    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.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1432.15
    Media URN:
    47084
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    21/06/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:48:00 / 01:23:26:00
    Canister:
    48/50

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