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  • Short Summary

    150 brass bands take part in noisy National Festival at Crystal Palace, London

  • Description

    Item title reads - 3,600 bandsmen's big blow. 150 brass bands at 25th National Festival. Crystal Palace, London.

    M/S as the camera pans across people watching the bandstand where one of the brass bands is playing. M/S of the other bands standing about with their instruments, the camera pans across them. M/S as the band comes down the steps from the bandstand and the next one takes their place.

    Intertitle - 'The result was decided by ear only! Judges being in closed tent all through contest.'

    M/S of the tent in front of the bandstand, the camera pans across to Crystal Palace on the right.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    424.03
    Media URN:
    19841
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/10/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:10:00 / 01:03:24:00
    Canister:
    G 1229

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