Japanese Festival 1920

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    Item title reads - Nippon's National Religious Festival. Modern "westernised" Japan becomes for once the Japan of olden days at this ancient ceremony. Nikko, Japan.

    M/S as people in traditional Japanese costume walk along the street, they are carrying ornate gongs. L/S of others carrying long poles down some steps. M/S as others walk down steps wearing armour (?). Others carry wooden boxes (?) on poles with banners in the top.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/08/1920
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    21907
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    218.17
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:48:00 / 01:29:27:00
    Canister:
    G 692
    Sort Number:
    G 0692
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