• Short Summary

    Highlight of the Genzano (near Rome,Italy) flower festival is the carpet of flowers covering one whole street.

  • Description

    1.
    GTV. Working on floral carpets.
    0.04

    2.
    TSV. Ditto.
    0.08

    3.
    SCU. Men scatter petal-leaves.
    0.10

    4.
    SCU. Two children do like-wise.
    0.15

    5.
    CU. Ditto.
    0.18

    6.
    CU. Making design.
    0.21

    7.
    LV. Ditto.
    0.26

    8.
    GV.PAN. To man working on pattern.
    0.33

    9.
    CU. Removing pattern board.
    0.39

    10.
    GV. Man sprays floral carpets.
    0.43

    11.
    SV. Ditto.
    0.46

    12.
    GTV. Showing street of finished floral carpets, PAN to floral design of Virgin Mary and child.
    0.58

    13.
    CU. Ditto.
    1.01

    14.
    TOP V. Another floral design.
    1.04

    15.
    TOP V. Another.
    1.07

    16.
    TOP V. Virgin Mary.
    1.11

    17.
    TOP V.PAN.Olympic game floral design.
    1.21

    18.
    SV. Ditto.
    1.23

    19.
    TSV. Floral design.
    1.27

    20.
    GTV. Street with floral designs.
    1.31



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Highlight of the Genzano (near Rome,Italy) flower festival is the carpet of flowers covering one whole street. Local artists fashion reproductions of religious and secular paintings with flower petals of flowers in the rod and along the pavement. The 'masterpieces' live for a day, then as evening (June 18) comes, the feet of worshippers emerging from the local Church scatter them.

    The flower festival, held each June when the flower are at their most prolific, attracts many tourists, Italian as well as foreign.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADMZBNSCSI8X7GTQU8V81USGEF
    Media URN:
    VLVADMZBNSCSI8X7GTQU8V81USGEF
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/06/1960
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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