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  • Description

    Full title reads: "Carnivals - gay days and nights on the Riviera".

    Menton (aka Mentone) and Villefranche-sur-Mer, South of France, French Riviera.

    Various shots women in traditional costume singing folk song about fruit. They are accompanied by a folk band. They dance, each holds a basket of fruit. Various shots of large patterns made on park lawn from thousands of oranges and lemons.

    Various shots of 'battle of flowers'. People in boats decorated with flowers sail around harbour. More people on the quayside throw flowers at the boats.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/02/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    12467
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    853.24
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:17:00 / 01:56:35:00
    Canister:
    36/17
    Sort Number:
    36/017
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    Folk dance
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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