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Dohány Street Synagogue with Rabbi Jozsef Katona

Film | RG Number: RG-60.1857 | Film ID: 4194

Mafirt Kronika 53. The façade of the synagogue on Dohány Street in Budapest, Hungary. Men process through an aisle between rows of men on either side. The faces of men in the synagogue. CU of two men. Rabbi Jozsef Katona performs a ceremony. Men sit and watch, some are in uniform. The rabbi addresses the temple-goers from a pulpit above. CU, the rabbi reveals a star of David on the part of the pulpit above him. The audience. The Parochet (curtain) is raised, revealing the doors of the Ark. The Ark doors are then opened, revealing the menorah and the Torah Scrolls inside. The menorah inside the Ark. The rabbis and more members of the synagogue. The curtain closes over the Ark doors.

Genre
Newsreel
Duration
00:00:55
Event Date
1947 January 03
Locale
Budapest, Hungary
Language
Hungarian
Genre/Form
Newsreels.
Credit
Accessed at US Holocaust Memorial Museum, courtesy of Hungarian National Digital Archive and Film Institute
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Record last modified: 2018-04-26 13:44:36
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