Battle Of The Flowers: Nice 1950

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    Battle of the Flowers: Nice. France.

    L/S of the Promenade Anglais at Nice. M/S cart loaded with flowers passing. Girls throwing flowers from it. M/S people throwing flowers from flower-laden cart. Various shots of people in carts throwing flowers at crowd. M/S girls in cart. M/S one girl leans out and kisses man. M/S flower-decked cart passing through crowd. L/S of Promenade Anglais.

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    Cataloguer:
    Howard
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    65454
    Sort Number:
    UN 2234 F
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:09:00 / 01:10:05:00
    Canister:
    UN 2234 F
    Film ID:
    2290.02
    Issue Date:
    1950
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