• Short Summary

    A traditional Celtic festival with street procession. The festival ends with the distribution of mistletoe and the chanting of hymns by the local druids.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Celtic Fete - Picturesque procession on Brittany"

    Brittany, France.

    WS. town street in the old Breton area of France with children dressed in traditional costumes. WS. men in traditional costumes. MS. women in traditional costumes. Various shots of towns people in costume. WS. procession through the streets. WS. man playing a drink. various shots of dancing in the streets. WS. a man playing a form of bagpipe.

    WS. the Chief Druid summoning the council with his horn. WS. the druids who were founded in this part of France unsheathing the sacred sword. CU. druid. WS. women in traditional costume handing out mistletoe WS. druids chanting hymns which mark the end of the festival.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    833.19
    Media URN:
    12404
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/08/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:47:00 / 01:40:57:00
    Canister:
    35/62

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