• Short Summary

    North African tribesmen show off their riding skills in celebration of jubilee of French rule.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Africa. An Arab 'Grand Fantasia'. With noisy and rarely seen spectacle, tribesmen celebrate jubilee of French Rule."

    North Africa.

    LV Large numbers of Arabian horsemen ride at speed across an open space. There is much shouting and firing of guns into the air. They ride in front of a Beau Geste style desert fort.

    LV after finishing the display the horsemen ride over to form up in front of a podium where dignitaries have been watching.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1429.21
    Media URN:
    46636
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/04/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:47:00 / 01:39:21:00
    Canister:
    31/34

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