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  • Short Summary

    French having a good time during Paris Carnival.

  • Description

    Paris, France.

    Various shots of the procession of floats with people in fancy dress on them, moving slowly through the crowded streets of Paris. People in period costumes from various historical times are seen. Girls in traditional dress throwing flowers into crowd. Large crowd in front of Opera House waiting for procession to move past. More shots of the procession and the crowds having fun. Some people in fancy dress entertain crowds with comic acts, men in American Indian costumes performing 'Indian dance' etc. Various long overhead shots of the crowds and procession. More ground shots of the procession and crowds on the streets.

    Date found in the old record - 01/04/1946.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2307.04
    Media URN:
    65781
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:07:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:31:00 / 01:10:36:00
    Canister:
    UN 1391 D

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