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    France.

    Full titles read: "'ONE HALF OF THE WORLD ETC' - here, for instance, are first pictures ever taken of centuries old "Fete - du - Boeuf', celebrated annually at Barjols in the Province of Var.

    L/S of large crowds jumping up and down in street, a cow with large horns is led down the street and is given a blessing by a clergyman. L/S's of crowd jumping up and down (some fire guns into the air in celebration). M/S of the cow drinking water from fountain.

    Intertitle read: "Thousands, from all over the countryside join in rejoicing all day & all night!"

    L/S's of people dancing around bonfires. M/S of large piece of meat being carried on the back of a horse drawn cart. L/S of several men wearing turbans standing with large drums. M/S of women in traditional costume dancing. L/S of people holding hands dancing around large spit roasting meat.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/01/1930
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    18786
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    814.23
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:00:00 / 01:39:40:00
    Canister:
    G 1680
    Sort Number:
    G 1680
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure Fashion & Music Lifestyle & Culture
  • Stills

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

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