• Short Summary

    IN THE BORDEAUX REGION OF FRANCE, AND PARTICULARLY IN ST EMILION, A FEAST OF THANKSGIVING IS HELD WHEN THE GRAPES HAVE REACHED MATURITY AND PROMISE A GOOD HARVEST.

  • Description

    1.
    GV PAN..VINEYARDS SURROUNDING ST EMILION
    0.07

    2.
    CU SIGN "ST EMILION"
    0.10

    3.
    TRAVELLING SHOT..VINEYARDS
    0.17

    4.
    GV TILT DOWN..CHURCH IN ST EMILION
    0.28

    5.
    GV CHURCH DIGNITARIES ENTER
    0.33

    6.
    SV PAN INT..THANKSGIVING SERVICE
    0.38

    7.
    SV CLERGY DURING SERVICE
    0.41

    8.
    GTV LEAVING CHURCH AFTER SERVICE
    0.46

    9.
    SV WALKING THROUGH TOWN TOWARDS TOWER
    0.50

    10.
    GV TILT UP..TOWER
    0.54

    11.
    SV CLERGY CLIMBING STEPS TO TOP OF TOWER
    0.58

    12.
    SV CLERGY
    1.01

    13.
    CU PRIEST
    1.04

    14.
    GTV CROWD BENEATH TOWER
    1.06

    15.
    GV CHURCH DIGNITARIES BLESS GRAPE HARVEST
    1.13

    16.
    GV PAN..ST EMILION
    1.18



    Initials KJ/S/MGT/ES



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: IN THE BORDEAUX REGION OF FRANCE, AND PARTICULARLY IN ST EMILION, A FEAST OF THANKSGIVING IS HELD WHEN THE GRAPES HAVE REACHED MATURITY AND PROMISE A GOOD HARVEST.

    VINTNERS FROM ALL OVER THE REGION GATHERED AT ST EMILION, SEPT 10, FOR A PROCESSION IN HONOUR OF ST VINCENT, THEIR PATRON SAINT. AFTER ATTENDING MASS, THE VINTNERS PARADED THROUGH THE STREETS TO THE SO-CALLED KING'S TOWER, WHERE THE GRAPE HARVEST WAS BLESSED BY THE CLERGY.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADFNBEHVBJGFNIBGAWKDB3D5HJ
    Media URN:
    VLVADFNBEHVBJGFNIBGAWKDB3D5HJ
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/09/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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