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  • Short Summary

    A look at lovely scenery and traditional dancing in Caucasus, which is between the Caspian Sea and the Black Sea.

  • Description

    Item title reads - A Caucasian cameo.

    Caucasus, Russia.

    L/S of snow covered mountains and rushing rivers of Caucasus. Various C/U's of black and green grapes being picked. M/S of three musicians sat in traditional costumes playing pipe, accordion and drum. M/S of the audience listening. Various shots as Circassian men and women clap and others dance, they do Circassian dancing. M/S of couple dancing together. Ladies dance around and the men stand on tiptoes. Various shots of feet and hands, M/S of a dancer carrying swords (?) in his mouth, he has his hat on top of one of them.

    Note: the soundtrack is missing from this item.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1132.15
    Media URN:
    39403
    Group:
    Pathetones
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/05/1936
    Sound:
    mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:42:00 / 01:28:22:00
    Canister:
    PT 319

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