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  • Short Summary

    The colourful procession of people wearing their regional costumes.

  • Description

    Istebna, Silesia, Poland (Silesia was a historical region in central Europe, mostly in SW Poland but also in Germany and Czech Republic)

    MS.Pan down from the tower of the church to the crowd gathered at the entrance. MS.LS.The colourful procession wherein people wear their regional costumes moving slowly along. Head shot of a married woman, distinguished by her lace coif and scarf tied round it. Hands clasping prayer books. MS.Flower petals are showered on the clergy. CU. A sparkling sequin belt, worn by one of the girls. NCU. Striking study of the head of an old gnarled peasant. CU. A thurible containing incense, being swung on a chain. VS of the crowds watching the procession crossing themselves. CU small boy with handbells.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2395.05
    Media URN:
    76313
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1947
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:03:00 / 01:11:13:00
    Canister:
    UN 1746 A

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