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    Item title reads - Emperor Khai-Dinh's 40th birthday celebrated with centuries old ritual, dances, and water fete. Annam, French Indo China.

    M/S of people in Chinese dress kneeling and bowing down in front of a temple, they all get up then kneel again. M/S of children dancing on a platform with crowds in the background. C/U of a lady dancing in Chinese dress and tall ornate hat. Various shots of people dancing. C/U of a person in a fierce mask. Various shots as ladies dance around with lots of vases balanced on their heads. L/S of men rowing in several big boats down the river.

    Note: there is another version of this item with the same title and footage which is tinted amber. It is on *PM0368*.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/01/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    24802
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    368.24
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:45:00 / 01:54:03:00
    Canister:
    G 1155
    Sort Number:
    G 1155
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