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  • Short Summary

    The people of Luxembourg dance through the streets.

  • Description

    Luxembourg.

    Title: "The Dancing PROCESSION of ECHTERNACH. Three steps forward - three steps backward - the whole population dances to Church so that Saint Willibrord will cure their lambs suffering from St. Vitus Dance!"

    High angled shot of men in religious robes processing down a crowd lined street, two men carry a religious banner. M/S, looking over the heads of the crowd, of a procession of dancers. High angled shot of a crowd of young men jigging down the street. M/S of lots of boys jigging on the spot. High angled shot of the boys jigging down the street away from the camera, they hold handkerchiefs between them. M/S of an old man with a base drum banging a beat for a crowd of women and girls to dance to. High angled shot of men and women of all ages hopping and bouncing down the street.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    344.11
    Media URN:
    23823
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    19/06/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:39:00 / 01:13:42:00
    Canister:
    G 1094

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