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  • Short Summary

    Small chapel of Armenian hermit stands on site required for Olympics.

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    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Munich, Bavaria, Federal Republic of Germany (Western Germany).

    Pan from Munich TV tower to small house on the proposed Olympic site on the Oberwiesenfeld. CU Small bell tolling. LS Small chapel. LS to CU Stained glass window shows Christ blessing. MS Interior church, Armenian hermit and woman enter, he crosses himself. CU Hermit. CU Hands on the organ keyboard. CU Old peasant woman's face. Various shots, interior chapel built and still run by the hermit. CU Hermit praying. CU Bible. Pan around highly decorated interior. MS Chapel exterior. LS Exterior chapel with hill and tower behind.

    Note: Date on original record: 04/03/1968. (The chapel is stopping the construction of the Olympic 1972 building plans. He still prays with his congregation of two people and refuses to be moved. The hermit said: "I'm only going to move when they have built a road to the moon!")

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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:40:00 / 01:10:36:00
    UN 4370 D

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