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  • Short Summary

    Venice celebrates its liberation from Austria with a beautiful gondola parade on the canals.

  • Description

    Venice, Italy.

    Intertitle: "City of Gondolas celebrates anniversary of liberation from Austria".

    Scenic L/S of lots of Gondolas on the Grand Canal with cathedral (St. Marks?) in the distance. M/S of a large gondola decorated with flowers and statuettes of cherubs, men in period costumed row. M/S of another gondola decorated with foliage and fruit. M/S of a Romanesque style gondola with columns and men in costume. M/S of gondolas rowed by teams of men in period costume coming under the Bridge of Sighs. M/S of the decorated gondolas with men in costumes - mainly period, from a variety of eras.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    224.26
    Media URN:
    22033
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/12/1920
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:05:00 / 01:33:01:00
    Canister:
    G 728

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