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  • Description

    Binche, Belgium.

    Title: "Quaintest of all Carnivals. 'Gilles' (Carnival Clowns) wearing gorgeous plumes of great value, dance up and down the Town".

    High angled shot of a carnival procession coming down a town street, densely packed crowds line the way. High angles shot of the procession; the tall white plumes of the 'Gilles' can be seen clearly. Various shots of the 'Gilles' dancing down the street, bells hang from their brightly patterned suits, huge white umbrellas of feathers stick out from their head-dresses.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/02/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    Media URN:
    25563
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    454.09
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:40:00 / 01:11:42:00
    Canister:
    G 1269
    Sort Number:
    G 1269
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    Categories
    Sport & Leisure
  • Stills

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

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