• Short Summary

    Israelis proclamation of independence was reenacted by many of the original signers, at the Deizengoff Museam, which in 1947 was an old theatre (see attached newspaper cutting for details)

  • Description

    1.
    EXT Deizengoff Museum, crowds behind barriers


    2.
    INT L to R Schlomo Lahat, Tel Aviv Mayor Knesset Speaker Moshe Shamir, Pres. Ephraim Katzir, PM Meanchem Begin, Ariyeh Dylczin, Chairman of the Jewish Agency singing Isr. National Anthem "Hatikva" EXT crowd listens over loudspeakers.



    Int assembly listens to Ben Gurion proclamation speech before picture of Herzl.



    CU Dep. P.M. Yigal Yadin listening



    EXT crowd listens to Ben Gurion



    Begin speaks in Hebrew



    Duplicate of original declaration is signed by original signatories.



    Anthem is played again.



    Begin waves to crowd as he leaves.




    Initials



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Israelis proclamation of independence was reenacted by many of the original signers, at the Deizengoff Museam, which in 1947 was an old theatre (see attached newspaper cutting for details)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA152OQYGZ34T2IXMKB7NIAGLTN
    Media URN:
    VLVA152OQYGZ34T2IXMKB7NIAGLTN
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/05/1978
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:03:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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