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    Corsican's celebrate Lent with carnival floats and dancing.

    Full title reads: "Ajaccio. Whilst We Shiver - light hearted revellers under sunny Corsican sky celebrate - 'Lascia Corre,' - their great Lenten Carnival."

    Ajaccio, Corsica.

    People in fancy dress dance around in circles holding hands. In the background is a band stand.

    High angle shot of flower covered floats and people in fancy dress. People are gathered behind a fence watching the revellers going by.

    C/U float decorated with branches. Several girls are seated on it along with several men in military uniform. They are throwing things out into the crowd. A float decorated as a swan goes past.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/03/1932
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    4847
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    665.31
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:38:00 / 01:35:38:00
    Canister:
    32/20
    Sort Number:
    32/020
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