• Short Summary

    Video Roll Title: Florence - University students in freshers' carnival rag

    Good shots of student revellers and costumes in University carnival in Florence, Italy.

  • Description

    ITALY: Florence:

    Festival scenes, donkeys pulling cart, revellers in mediaeval garb / Festival procession of students dressed up in cloaks and long white beards / Cyclists dressed up as Roman soldiers, more of legionnaires on foot / Float with revellers throwing confetti / Dragon breathing fire / Revellers in a variety of costumes, mostly renaissance / Women in unusual hats / More of carnival attenders in renaissance garb, dressed as sages / Reveller dressed as king in crown performing ritual passing crown to another / Crowd assembled in plaza outside Uffizi (model on Michelangelo's statue of David in the background) / Dancers in gypsy costume performing tarantella dance / Revellers dressed as bull performing bull fighting dance / Fake bull running through streets of Florence with bullfighters / Fake bull is wrestled to the floor as part of dance
    Background: Video Roll Title: Florence - University students in freshers' carnival rag

    Good shots of student revellers and costumes in University carnival in Florence, Italy.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABM27C9GTQD12W1F1PUZ6CKL4X
    Media URN:
    VLVABM27C9GTQD12W1F1PUZ6CKL4X
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1931
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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