Penang Water Festival 1956

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    Malaya.

    Documentation on file, English commentary.

    CU. Dragon. LS. Penang Harbour, and of procession of dragon boats in race. MS. Crowd watching water pageant. CU. Dragon's head. GV. of crowd, some paddling in water. Various shots of girls in obstacle race, in sea. MS. CU. Girls coming out of water, showing two girls in bathing suits, wearing straw hats, pan down showing them holding baskets. Various shots of water-board motor racing, water skiing. Two men on pole bashing each other, one falls off into water. Various shots of illuminations at night, boat with girls on it with signs 'YWCA', on water model float of what could be Taj Mahal, boat with sign 'SEE PENANG'.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    82515
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    2828.14
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:54:00 / 01:45:11:00
    Canister:
    UN 2870 E
    Sort Number:
    UN 2870 E
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