• Short Summary

    Funeral of Arthur Hinsley, who served as Archbishop of Westminster from 1935 until his death, and was elevated to the cardinalate in 1937.

    "Paramount's 'Otensification' processing secures perfect exposure in dimly lit Westminster Cathedral."

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION - Nation mourns Cardinal Hinsley

    ENGLAND: London: Westminster Cathedral:
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    PAN down Cathedral
    Crowds entering Cathedral
    General Sikorsky (Prime Minister of the Republic of Poland) entering
    General Charles de Gaulle (Leader of the Free French Forces) arriving
    Sir John Anderson (Chancellor of the Exchequer) arriving
    Archbishop Spellman from New York out of car and into Cathedral
    Archbishop Myers arriving

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    High angle view ceremony
    Coffin surrounded by candles on catafalque
    High angle views bishops and others walking thru crowds in Cathedral, around catafalque
    Bishops round catafalque
    Archbishop Downey addressing congregation
    Choir with candles
    Pope's Representative - Archbishop Godfrey, blessing coffin
    Archbishop Godfrey blessing coffin
    PAN from congregation to Bishops and choir round catafalque.

    Camera Effects; Religion and Superstition; Personalities - Religious; Rites of Passage; Ceremonies - Funerary; Self-Reference; Cardinal Arthur Hinsley (1865-1943), Great Britain
    Background: Funeral of Arthur Hinsley, who served as Archbishop of Westminster from 1935 until his death, and was elevated to the cardinalate in 1937.

    "Paramount's 'Otensification' processing secures perfect exposure in dimly lit Westminster Cathedral."

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9YUK8TO9GB2YWKLHNX0VIJ7OP
    Media URN:
    VLVA9YUK8TO9GB2YWKLHNX0VIJ7OP
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/03/1943
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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