Pope Pius XII makes speech to crowds in St. Peter's Square, cuts from 49/16.
Unissued / unused material.
Pope gives speech to crowds in St. Peter's Square, Rome, Italy.
People massed in square. LS crowd waving their hands in the air. Pan LS people in square. LS entrance of St. Peter's church with massed crowds. MS crowd carrying poster (Wil Card Mindszenty). LS Pope Pius XII (Eugenio Pacelli) addressing crowd from balcony. CU two nuns and two men who remove their hats. MS crowd listening to pope (2 shots). LS Pope reading from book. LS crowd praying. LS looking down to the entrance of St. Peter's showing the crowd. MS crowd (2 shots). CU Priest in crowd. LS Pope addressing people.
Selected scenes from Gazette issue 49/16. Date on dope sheet is 22/02/1949.