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  • Short Summary

    Some very inventive and impressive looking floats take part in the Viareggio carnival in Italy.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Carnival time heralds Spring's coming. Viareggio rivals Nice with its magnificent Carnival, first of the season. Italy.

    L/S of huge float with dancers and model of a big head wiggling its nose. M/S of model of King Carnival flanked by ladies. M/S of men in costumes which make them look very tall. M/S of big model reptile which blinks and sticks its tongue out, people dance on all the floats. M/S of a model clown laughing. M/S of a model dragon in front of man playing saxophone. M/S of more tall figures. M/S of globe turning and big model man looking through telescope with big sun and stars attached to the end.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    818.27
    Media URN:
    18870
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/03/1930
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:51:00 / 01:56:29:00
    Canister:
    G 1690

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