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  • Short Summary

    Premiere of the jazz opera 'Porgy and Bess' in Rome, Italy.

  • Description

    Rome, Italy.

    Several shots of the black stars of the jazz opera 'Porgy and Bess' arriving in cars to the premiere in Rome, Italy. LS. Illuminated theatre at night. Woman looking at Porgy and Bess poster. Traditionally dressed Asian women arriving in car. More shots of the stars arriving to the premiere. Various shots of the people mingling in foyer, many Italian celebrities.

    Names of celebrities found in the old record (presumably seen in the item) are: press photo reporter Carlo Mazzarella, Walter Chiari, Rosanna Schiaffino, Silvana Pampanini and Cameron Mitchell.

    (F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 04/04/1962.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2619.09
    Media URN:
    70237
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1962
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:22:00 / 01:12:19:00
    Canister:
    UN 3592 B

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