• Short Summary

    Romany gypsies make a pilgrimage to the famous shrine at Lourdes in France.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Lourdes. First Gypsy Pilgrimage".

    Lourdes, France.

    GV Crowds of gypsies / Romanies making their way towards Lourdes. SV Men carrying their musical instruments. SV Women walking along. SV Pan man walking past carrying large wooden crucifix. LV The Bishop walking under a canopy. LV Pan the Holy Grotto. LV One of the gypsies playing violin. SV The Bishop blessing the people. LV The gypsies holding up their musical instruments for blessing. GV The gypsy camp. SV Two women washing up. LV Woman ironing. SV Man shaving. SV Woman washing small boy. SV Woman plucking a chicken. SV Man painting. CU The man. SV Man playing a violin. CU Man playing double bass. CU Man playing guitar. SV Crowd clapping in time to the music. SV Small girl dancing.

    (F.G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1736.13
    Media URN:
    53878
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/09/1961
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:54:00 / 01:24:56:00
    Canister:
    61/74

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