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  • Short Summary

    Spectacular parades and floats are seen at Brighton Carnival.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Brightening Brighton. "King Carnival" pays his second visit to Queen of Watering Places. East Sussex.

    M/S of people dancing, L/S of bands marching and others in costume walking in procession. They are followed by a float with King Carnival on top surrounded by painted soldiers. A person dressed as a cat follows them, next comes a windmill made from flowers surrounded by Dutch girls. More cars and floats follow, one contains Britannia and John Bull, and another shows a big Egyptian statue and people in Egyptian dress. Various shots of people dressed up as clowns followed by a ship on a float.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    308.19
    Media URN:
    23761
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    21/06/1923
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:29:00 / 01:28:20:00
    Canister:
    G 990

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