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  • Short Summary

    Italian Prime Minister De Gasperi visits the Milan Industrial Fair.

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    Unused / unissued footage - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Milan Trade Fair - Italy.

    Several shots of Italian Prime Minister Alcide De Gasperi arriving by car at Milan's 1952 Industrial Fair, getting out and walking past crowds then making a speech at a microphone. C/U of Italian soldier on guard. General view of crowd listening to speech. L/S of flags of many nations on masts on top of building. L/S of the Italian flag flying on top of building - pan down to crowd listening to speech. L/S of De Gasperi speaking at microphone.

    Several shots of toy train set working. Travelling shot as we go through the Fair (it is all out in the open, not in a big hall). C/U of posters. L/S of flags of all nations flying on masts at top of building. L/S of the Fiat building. M/S of the Fiat desert jeep type of vehicle. M/S of two of the Fiat representatives talking. General view of the Fair. General views of the Fiat 'jeep' being demonstrated, down very steep ramp and through water.

    L/S of officials' cars driving through the Fair. Elevated shot of crowd at the Fair. C/Us of posters of Italian President Einaudi, De Gasperi, Winston Churchill and Harry S Truman. General views of engines in the aircraft section and automobile section of the exhibition. Shots of the heavy engineering section of the Fair.

    L/S of official cars leaving the fair. L/S of Guard of Honour. L/S of De Gasperi leaving. L/S of unknown personality making speech. General view (elevated) of crowd at stand.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:49:00 / 01:49:04:00
    UN 2432 A

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