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  • Short Summary

    Pope Pius XII leaves Rome and travels to his holiday home in Castelgandolfo.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material -

    Italy.

    GV of Pope's black limousine arriving with motorcycle escort. LS of crowd, guarded by police. MS of Pope's car passing camera. Various MSs of Pope Pius XII seen through car window (not very clear). MS of limousine driving away. LS of man opening door of Pope's summer residence. VS Swiss guards on duty at door. LS of crowd. CU of crowd of children applauding. LS of Pope standing on balcony of summer residence, pan down to people waving below. LS of Pope on balcony. Various MSs of people waving etc., some carrying banners, gathered in the Square. Looking up shot of Pope on balcony. CU Pope on balcony, giving his blessings.

    (F.G.) Old record suggests material dates from around 25/07/1957.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2864.18
    Media URN:
    83138
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1957
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:01:00 / 01:45:55:00
    Canister:
    UN 2993 C

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