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  • Description

    Not title, paperwork reads - Enthronement ceremony in Morocco.

    Rabat, Morocco.

    Various shots of people lined up outside and a band playing. L/S of Sultan Sidi Mohammed on a balcony, rich merchants bow greetings to him from below. M/S as the band continue to play. M/S as the Sultan walks through the courtyard.

    L/S as people gather at night for the banquet. M/S of Prince Hassan sat at a small table drinking. Various shots of the schoolchildren at their own special feast with the Prince. M/S exterior of poor people being pushed back as they queue up for clothes given by the Sultan in celebration of his seventh year on the throne. They are handled quite roughly and pushed away. The camera pans across the men giving out the clothes as they come up one by one. M/S of the Sultan (?) on the terrace watching. M/S of people below in the square.

    End Titles.

    Note: the soundtrack to this item is missing.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/12/1935
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    12580
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    845.25
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:08:00 / 01:52:23:00
    Canister:
    35/97
    Sort Number:
    35/097
  • Appears in...

    WorkSpaces
    Morocco 1930s - 1940s
  • Stills

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

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