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  • Short Summary

    Prince Charles of Belgium watches display of dancing on his tour of the Belgian Congo.

  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    Prince Charles of Belgium watches display of dancing on his tour of the Belgian Congo.

    MS Prince Charles and his suite walking through a lane of friendly enthusiastic people from the Congo. CU Nuns being presented to him. CU Two leopard cubs, held by the scruff of the neck, which were given to him by a local chief. Various shots Hordes of Africans rushing forward MS Tribesmen performing tribal dances to the accompaniment of native instrumentalists. CU Head shot of women showing their hair style. Hair is drawn straight back from their faces to form a plate like ornament behind. LS Cut in shots of the Prince Regent watching the traditional tribal display.

    Possibly connected with 47/64 - MD.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1512.31
    Media URN:
    59563
    Group:
    Unknown sel originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:36:00 / 01:42:52:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 010 H

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