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  • Short Summary

    Pope John XXXIII reading his New Year blessing and the crowds in St. Peter's Square in Rome

  • Description

    Location: Rome, Italy

    Story about Pope John XXIII New Year Blessing

    CU. Statue of Christ holding wooden cross. LS. Pope John comes onto balcony reads blessing and then turns and leaves balcony. MS. Couple in horse-drawn cab. CU. Coach passes camera and travels on into St. Peter's Square. CU. Cars parked in square. GV. Cars parked and crowds assembled on St. Peter's steps.

    CU. Fountain in St. Peter's Square. MS. Cars nearing St. Peter's. LS. People on steps of St. Peter's. LS. People on steps of St. Peters. CU. Dome of St. Peters. Two GVs St. Peter's Square with parked cars. CU. Coach passes camera and travels on into St. Peter's Square. CU. Cars parked in square. GV. Cars parked and crowds assembled on St. Peter's steps. CU. Fountain in St. Peter's square. MS. Cars nearing St. Peter's. LS. People on steps. CU. Dome of St. Peter's. Two Gas. St. Peter's Square with parked cars. Two CU's. Indian man and woman. MS. Cameraman with telephoto lens. CU. Small girl with camera. Gas. crowded St. Peter's Square. Various crowd shots of them looking to balcony, praying and finally dispersing. (Mute F.G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3000.20
    Media URN:
    85860
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1960
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:01:00 / 01:28:26:00
    Canister:
    UN 3438 D

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