• Short Summary

    200 children of 24 nations are received by Pope Pius XII on his 80th birthday.

  • Description

    Vatican, Rome, Italy.

    CU. Pope Pius XII, Eugenio Pacelli (title super over). LV. The Pope with his aids in the Vatican's Consistory hall watching children as the camera pans right. He is receiving 200 children on the morning of his 80th birthday. SCU. The Pope sitting down. GV. Group of small children walking up with almond blossom. SCU. The Pope taking almond blossom from a small child. SCU. The Pope chatting to the small girl, one kisses his hand. SCU. The Pope chatting to small boys. LV. Children dancing round the Pope. SV. Children dancing. SCU. The Pope watching from his chair.

    (Dupe.Neg.) (Title scene N.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    571.18
    Media URN:
    31535
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/03/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:14:00 / 01:24:09:00
    Canister:
    56/20

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