• Short Summary

    Prince Willem, heir to the Dutch throne, is christened. Holland (The Netherlands).

  • Description

    No title - Christening of Prince Willem Alexander, heir to Dutch throne. Holland (The Netherlands).

    L/S interior of St. Jacob's church as procession makes its way down the aisle. L/S as the nanny hands Prince Willem to his mother Crown Princess Beatrix. M/S priest by font. L/S as Princess Beatrix and Prince Claus walk to font with baby. Various shots of the ceremony, C/U man watching. M/S as the Prince has water put on his head during christening ceremony. Interior L/S church. M/S as nanny carries baby down aisle. Various shots in the garden of Castle Drakensteyn, Prince Claus takes pictures of Princess Beatrix and the baby. C/U Claus with camera. M/S as Princess puts Willem down on blanket, a Dalmatian comes over to look. C/U Prince Willem. C/U Princess Beatrix. C/U Prince Claus. M/S of the three. C/U Prince Willem.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2039.16
    Media URN:
    56383
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/09/1967
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:33:00 / 01:25:08:00
    Canister:
    67/72

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