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  • Short Summary

    The people of Cannes celebrate with a flower carnival parade.

  • Description

    Item title reads: "Far from the fog. Happy holiday makers revel glorious sunshine at Annual Battle of Flowers."

    Cannes, France

    L/S of the front at Cannes, were crowds have gathered for a parade. There are palm trees in view. The carnival parade includes horse drawn carts decorated with flowers, a float with children dressed as jockeys astride a huge horse made of flowers, and a car with a bow on its grill. Ladies wearing bonnets throw flowers to onlookers.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    670.12
    Media URN:
    32947
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    17/02/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:45:00 / 01:16:00:00
    Canister:
    G 1373

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