Venice Regatta
Venice Regatta 1956

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This film was made during the summer of 1956 when Tristram was a teenager on a family break in Venice with his mother. Shot and edited by Tristram on 8mm film it takes us on a journey around the canals and islands of Venice and culminates in a spectacular regatta blessed by the Patriarch of Venice who, two years later, became Pope John XXIII. A sound track was added when the film was digitised in 2017.