• Short Summary

    To celebrate the 170th anniversary of its foundation, the Italian Police Force staged an impressive parade, October 20, at the Piazza di Siena, Rome, before President Gronchi and other high-ranking Italian Government officials.

  • Description

    1.
    GV. Police lined up in formation
    0.04

    2.
    CU. Police and marine
    0.06

    3.
    LV. President Gronchi inspecting police
    0.11

    4.
    LV. Walking towards - inspecting
    0.15

    5.
    CU. Police with skis
    0.17

    6.
    TV. President walking to stand
    0.20

    7.
    GV. of crowds watching
    0.22

    8.
    GTV. Police marching
    0.26

    9.
    Angle shot..President on stand watching
    0.27

    10.
    TV. Police marching past
    0.31

    11.
    GV. Police marking time
    0.35

    12.
    SV. President watching
    0.36

    13.
    GV. Police motor cyclists
    0.40

    14.
    Ground V. Motor cyclists in line turning
    0.45

    15.
    CU. Boy in stand
    0.46

    16.
    GV. Motor cyclists over bumpy obstacle
    0.50

    17.
    Ground shot..DITTO
    0.53

    18.
    GV. Motor cyclist over bridge and some under tunnel
    0.58

    19.
    CU. People in stand watching
    0.59

    20.
    Ground V.Motor cyclists over bridge being supported by police
    1.0???

    21.
    Side V. DITTO
    1.0???

    22.
    SV. Motor cyclists balancing men
    1.1???

    23.
    CU. Men DITTO
    1.1???

    24.
    LV. Crowed watch
    1.1???

    25.
    STV. Motor cyclists turning inn formation
    1.1???

    26.
    GV. DITTO
    1.24



    Initials ANH/JH/ES



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: To celebrate the 170th anniversary of its foundation, the Italian Police Force staged an impressive parade, October 20, at the Piazza di Siena, Rome, before President Gronchi and other high-ranking Italian Government officials.

    Highlight of the occasion was a spectacular display by the city's highway patrol Mounting their motor-cycles, the highway police demonstrated in formation and over obstacles, their intense training in feats of expert balance and control.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8Z5SKCA4CY8UVAFNINDTXMVJU
    Media URN:
    VLVA8Z5SKCA4CY8UVAFNINDTXMVJU
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/10/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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