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A Jewish wedding in Budapest

Film | RG Number: RG-60.1840 | Film ID: 4178

Tinted amateur film. S. Jay Kaufmann’s wife gets in a car, followed by S. Jay. The car pulls up in front of a building with an ornate iron fence entrance and they exit the vehicle. INT as the coupel moves through a hall, followed by their guests. They enter a room with a chuppah and rows of pews, where the Jewish wedding ceremony is performed. Still photos of the bride and groom and the ceremony. EXT young boys line the steps and a rabbi walks towards the camera. Another rabbi moves down the stairs, followed by the wedding party. The bride’s dress gets stuck for a moment and she tugs it free. CU of the bride and groom. They get into the back of a car and drive off. A car drives through trees and stops next to a building. Camera pans right to show the couple getting out of the car. INT shots of the married couple socializing at the wedding reception. Guests stand around a table full of food. CU of the bride. CU of the groom. CU of them together.

Event:  1925 October
Budapest, Hungary
Accessed at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Hungarian National Digital Archive and Film Institute
Record last modified: 2021-06-03 12:50:42
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