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  • Short Summary

    Large parade and celebrations of food and eating in the French town of Rouen.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Feast of Eating in Rouen".

    Rouen, France.

    Parade of people in traditional regional costume. Some of them are pushing barrows loaded with food. The Queen of the festival is carried on a donkey pulled cart decorated with flowers. CU as she blows kisses to the crowd. MS of large characatures being carried. VS of fancy dress cyclists. VS of children's fancy dress parade - they are dressed in connection with food. VS of people gathered at end of parade - a man sings. Pan down from statue to large crowd at base. Large tables are set out and people are getting ready to eat.

    N.B. Item found in Unidentified Gazettes reel.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2745.22
    Media URN:
    80846
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1930 - 1939
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:13:00 / 01:27:34:00
    Canister:
    UNI GAZ ROLL 38

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