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    LS. Tented encampment on hillside in Morocco, people getting ready for the feast of Moussem de Mouley Idriss. LS. Native cavalry charging through crowds sending up cloud of dust, crowd watching the spectacle. LS. Tented encampment on hillside (2 shots). LS. Elevated shot, native cavalry charging through crowds firing rifles. LS. Tented encampment. SCU. Arabs watching. SCU. Arab, his wife and child mounted on horse. MS. Arab family, mother, father and two children on horseback. LS. & MS. Mounted procession passing along street. LS. Cavalry charging and firing, sending crowd scattering. MS. Back view, officers saluting. MS. Back view, officers saluting, with General Juin, French Resident General of Morocco, saluting in front of them. MS. General Juin and another Frenchman saluting. MS. Native band preceding the Sultan of Morocco, Sidi Mohammed Ben Youssef (Mohammed V) and party through street. MS. A water boy walking along ringing bell. LMS. Cavalry charging and firing rifles & MS. CU. Another water boy in ornate hat. CU. Water boy serving customer. LS. Elevated shot, cavalry charge. Various shots of the Sultan and party moving through streets. LS. Cavalry charge. SCU. The Sultan's party going past. SCU. Man and child on horseback, watching. LS. Elevated, General Juin and another French officer walking across parade ground, pan over to native troops lined up. MS. General Juin shaking hands with native dignitaries (2 shots). CU. Back view, native man on horse. MS. Various shots of natives on horses watching. Two or more sitting on one horse (4 shots).

    (Mute F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 13/09/1949.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:55:00 / 01:28:50:00
    UN 2177 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 2177 A
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    Entertainment & Humour War & Revolution
    Morocco 1930s - 1940s
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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