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  • Short Summary

    Cologne holds a fancy dress carnival to celebrate Lent

  • Description

    Cologne, Germany

    'ALTWEIBERFASTNACHT' MEANS COLOGNE GOES GAY

    Germany's carnival season at Lent. Various shots in the streets of Cologne with people dressed in fancy costume, dancing, singing and generally partying. The Mayor of Cologne Herr Burau takes part. Many people have dressed as comical military figures. Huge crowds line the parade route and everyone sways to the music.

    (F.G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3183.18
    Media URN:
    89342
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1965
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:04:00 / 01:50:15:00
    Canister:
    UN 3999 F

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