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  • Short Summary

    The Nice carnival sees weird and wonderful costumes and floats taking part in the parade.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Greatest of all carnivals! Gaily clad revellers - with many weird figures throng to famous Riviera Resort. Nice, France.

    L/S of huge crowds in the street for the festival. M/S of a float driving past, it has large figures of a French aristocratic couple and a court jester on the top. M/S as people in big costumes walk through the streets, and more floats with giant figures on drive past. M/S of warriors with wings on their backs riding through on horses. L/S from above of the giant floats, L/S of another float with a man sitting on some sort of bird, people dressed as giant men and women walk along, some in kilts. M/S as another float drives through with a large man holding a telescope on the top.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    376.18
    Media URN:
    24899
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    23/02/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:47:00 / 01:51:52:00
    Canister:
    G 1166

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