• Short Summary

    Feast of St. Marcel is celebrated in a French village.

  • Description

    The full title reads "France - EVERYBODY WAS HAPPY EXCEPT THE BULL - Every fourth year villagers celebrate feast of St. Marcel - with strange mixture of pagan and religious rites."

    France.

    A group of French waiters with long aprons dancing around nicely decorated bull held by a man Camera pans to show more people dancing watched by crowds and several priests. A man leading the bull decorated with flowers and laces through crowded village. Bull drinks water from the fountain. Horse drawn coach with big spit roasted ox on it. People dance on crowded street.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    777.36
    Media URN:
    8577
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    12/02/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:03:00 / 01:52:12:00
    Canister:
    34/11

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