Query: *
San Paola Festival film
Dates:
circa 1950
Size:
1 Film reel (3 minutes, black-and-white silent negative; 100 feet, 35mm)
Collection ID:
HSFA.1984.05
Repository:
Human Studies Film Archives

1 roll of 35 mm nitrate negative motion picture film of the 1950 San Paola Festival, Brooklyn, NY. Footage documents the Giglio or Feast of St. Paulinus, an Italian religious pageant of liberation which originated in Nola, Italy and was recreated in the Williamsburg section of Brooklyn, New York by immigrants. Giglio refers …