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    Titles read: "Venice - en Fete - Every sea has its pearls, but the Adriatic has a special one - Venice - Brightest Pearl of Italy, according to the Venetians. So come with us now to the great Fete and eavesdrop on Venice really making 'whoopee'."

    Venice, Italy.

    Shots of crowds of people in St Mark's Square. Some feed and pet the pigeons.

    Several shots of boats and gondolas on the rivers around Venice. Crowds of people watch from the sides. Jets of water are sprayed over the river from the banks. View from one of the boats, looking up at a gondolier as he 'rows' furiously along. Other gondoliers seem to be taking part in a race. More shots of boats making their way along the river - most of the rowers are in traditional costume and some boats are decorated.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/10/1933
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    51699
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1616.07
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:40:00 / 01:13:11:00
    Canister:
    PSP 810
    Sort Number:
    PSP 810
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Lifestyle & Culture Travel & Exploration
    WorkSpaces
    Cities 1910-45 Part02
  • Stills

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

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