• Short Summary

    300,000 gather before St. Peters for Easter message.

  • Description

    St. Peter's Cathedral, Vatican City, Rome, Italy.

    Pope Pius XII delivers his Easter message from the balcony of St. Peter's Cathedral

    GV. Throng in front of St. Peters.(first 7 feet for super title). SV. Pope giving blessing. CU. People kneeling pan up to G.V. of throng. AV. Dome of St. Peters and crowd in square. AV. Massed crowd in front of St. Peters. SV. Pope telling people to rise. SV. Carabinieri rising with rifles. GV. Crowd rising and cheering. LV. Pope delivering address. SV. Pope delivering address. MTV. Crowd listening. SV. Choirboys listening. SV. Pope finishing address. SV. Cheering crowds in front of St. Peters. (Orig.Lav.) (Orig.E.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2.43
    Media URN:
    26677
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    21/04/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:31:00 / 01:48:22:00
    Canister:
    52/33

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