The Proclamation of Frederik VIII

Peter Elfelt, Denmark, 1906

1 min.Non-fiction footage

The proclamation was performed on 30 January 1906 by Prime Minister Jens Christian Christensen (1856-1930). At age 63, Frederik finally became king. He had been standing in the shadow of his father, who did not want any interference by his curious and hard working son.
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Original title Kong Frederik VIII''s Proklamation
Danish title Kong Frederik VIII''s Proklamation
Other titles Proklamation. Kong Frederik VIII
Keywords Frederik VIII of Denmark, Amalienborg Palace, Proclamations, Copenhagen, 1900-1909
Director Peter Elfelt
Appearance Kong Frederik VIII
Production country Denmark
Domestic distribution DFI/Museum & Cinematek
Technical info 35 mm, 1,33:1, Black/white, Silent
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Production company Peter Elfelt
Domestic distribution DFI/Museum & Cinematek


Direction Peter Elfelt


Appearance Kong Frederik VIII

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