• Short Summary

    Material relating to newsreel story "Chief Rabbi Installed" - 52/1

  • Description

    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Chief Rabbi Installed" 52/1.

    Same material as in the newsreel - Italian voiceover - first shot is without superimposed title.

    Rome, Italy.

    Exterior of Synagogue in Rome. GV Ceremony in progress. SV Jewish Priests walking towards altar. SV Seated and hatted members of congregation. CU High ranking Army officer (General Diutzi (sp?). GV Congregation, priests arrive at altar. New Chief Rabbi Dr. Toaff being installed. SCU Priests looking on. B/V Rabbi installed. LV Rabbinic President opening Holy Ark. GTV Congregation looking on as Ark is uncovered. GV. SV Rabbi standing with Holy Parchment, others cover eyes.

    SV. LV Rabbi handing over parchment in cylinder to President. SV Temple guardians carrying parchments (Torah) around synagogue. SV. B/V Temple guardians carry parchments around synagogue. MV Temple guardians carry parchments around synagogue, pan to congregation. SV Parchments returned to ark. SV Priests watching. SV President closes ark. CU. Rabbi blessing congregation.


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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:18:00 / 01:10:29:00
    52/1 A (Selected Originals)

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