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  • Short Summary

    Parade to celebrate independence of Egypt and the Sultan becoming King Fouad.

  • Description

    Item title reads: "Egypt rejoices in her freedom after 2,000 years of dependence - the Sultan now becomes King Fouad."

    Cairo, Egypt.

    L/S of marching band approaching the camera. Band and Egyptian troops march past. High angle shot of the parade. L/S of King Fouad and two companions walking down some steps towards the camera. Good C/u of King Fouad.

    Note: Nitrate print is rather scratched - no nitrate neg exists but there is a safety print so check for best quality.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    260.33
    Media URN:
    22779
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/03/1922
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:08:00 / 01:45:22:00
    Canister:
    G 860

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