• Short Summary

    The Pope speaks out against the imprisonment of a Hungarian Priest.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Pope Flays Mindszenty Persecutors".

    St. Peter's Square, Rome, Italy.

    LS GV Elevated massed crowds in St. Peters Square. LS GV Elevated massed crowds in St. Peters Square. Banner in foreground "WILCARD MINDSZENTY".

    LV Pope Pius XII on balcony.

    LV GV Elevated massed crowds waving.

    LV Pope talking from balcony.

    LV Elevated massed crowds. SV People looking on.

    SV Senior Alcide De Gasperi and two women in crowd. LV People talking from balcony.

    SV Nun in crowd. GV Back view of crowd praying. SV People kneeling in Square praying.

    LV Pope on balcony blessing the crowd.

    LV GV elevated pan massed crowds in St. Peter's Square.

    Cataloguer's Note: Cardinal Mindszenty was a Hungarian Priest imprisoned by the government.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1405.36
    Media URN:
    45740
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/02/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:50:00 / 01:55:46:00
    Canister:
    49/16

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