• Short Summary

    Tattoo opens 7th Edinburgh Festival.

  • Description

    Edinburgh Castle, Scotland.

    GV. Massed military bands marching off. STV. Performers march off. GV. Highland dancing. STV. Highland dancing. SV. Highland dancers spinning round. GV. Highland dancers, dancing in circles. SV. Ground shot - finishing dance. SV. & STV. & SV. & STV. Massed pipes and drums of the Scottish regiments. SV. Crowd. GV. Massed pipers and drums. This is the opening of the 7th Edinburgh Festival.

    (Orig.Neg.) (Title scene "G")

    Selected originals exist for this item. There is also a programme of the tattoo amongst the paperwork.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    114.06
    Media URN:
    28746
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    27/08/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:56:00 / 01:05:48:00
    Canister:
    53/65

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