Honouring Their Saint 1927

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    Item title reads: " Honouring Their Saint. Thousands of Buddhists come to honour a native saint at Ikegami Temple, near Tokyo."

    Tokyo, Japan

    M/S crowds walking towards camera across a bridge. The women wear traditional Japanese dress, and the men wear western style hats. The crowds walk away from camera. C/U as three women bang traditional hand drums with sticks, walking forward with others following. C/U faces. M/S candles in the dark. One man is seen beating his drum hard.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/12/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    33535
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    708.01
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:01:06:00
    Canister:
    G 1455
    Sort Number:
    G 1455
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    Religion & Politics
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    Japan, 1900-1945
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