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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of Greek premier Eleutherios Venizelos attending church ceremony.

  • Description

    Greece?

    Heads of state; religion. Greek premier Eleutherios Venizelos attends Greek Orthodox church ceremony. Orthodox priest; with big white beard; in ornate robes and head-dress walks toward camera. His assistant walks beside him; carrying a small bottle and a little pottery jar; priest dips spoon into jar and sprinkles something through air. (Holy water?)

    Behind these second group of people follow; one of the first is Venizelos. They all stop; assistant steps aside. Priest speaks; may be saying prayer; then makes a little bow toward Venizelos; who starts to make one in return; End .

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3473.17
    Media URN:
    93510
    Group:
    Old negatives
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1910 - 1919
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:11:00 / 01:48:40:00
    Canister:
    ON 168 G

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