• Short Summary

    Wedding of opera singer Luisa Tetrazzini to toy boy, Mr. Vernati, 30 years her junior!

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Tetrazzini weds. 26 year old M. Vernati weds 56 year old Italian 'Queen of Song'."

    Florence, Italy.

    M/S of ageing Italian soprano opera singer, Luisa Tetrazzini. A man leads her by the arm past crowd of fans to chauffeur driven car. Top shots of crowds surrounding Tetrazzini in courtyard where car waits, they have gathered to watch celebrity wedding.

    Various shots (bit wobbly) of Tetrazzini and her youthful husband posing for fans and photographers in entrance to chapel / registry office. Various C/Us of Tetrazzini and her toy boy chatting on a balcony. Tetrazzini is glamorously dressed for a woman of large proportions, her husband is equally elegant.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    648.11
    Media URN:
    26325
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/11/1926
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:06:00 / 01:48:25:00
    Canister:
    G 1342

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "Vernati" is Pietro Vernati.

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