• Short Summary

    Poor children in school are given presents by Queen Helen of Italy.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Rome. The Queen of Italy, beloved by all, visits poor children's school in the Capital and distributes presents."

    Rome, Italy.

    Queen Helen of Italy walks into building. She is accompanied by various dignitaries and Fascist officials. She walks up onto a podium.

    Presents are handed to young children. They gifts are clearly marked as being 'Befana Fascista'. CU of happy children.

    Shots of children singing a song. Some of them are holding flag. Tilt up one flag to CU of Italian flag. Tilt down to singing children.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    757.27
    Media URN:
    8332
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/02/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:37:00 / 01:47:27:00
    Canister:
    31/13

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