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  • Short Summary

    Edda Mussolini, daughter of Benito, marries Count Galeazzo Ciano in Rome. Italy.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Signorina Edda Mussolini -19 year-old daughter of II Duce - weds Count Galeazzo Ciano. Rome, Italy.

    M/S as Edda emerges from the house in her wedding dress, the train is held by two women. Benito Mussolini is in the background wearing top hat and tails. The car draws up and the two of them get in. L/S of Edda and Galeazzo together stood on some steps after the ceremony, she returns fascist salute of children who are marching past. M/S of the couple, the camera pans across to Benito Mussolini watching the procession.

    Intertitle - 'After the ceremony the bridal couple were received by H. H. the Pope.' Brief L/S of the couple walking away from a big building (church ?). Benito Mussolini is in crowd that follows them.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    828.17
    Media URN:
    19025
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/05/1930
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:09:00 / 01:30:32:00
    Canister:
    G 1707

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