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  • Short Summary

    The annual festival at Helston in Cornwall includes the ancient Furry Dance which people perform in the town.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Helston's Ancient Furry Dance. Picturesque scenes at Annual Festival, Cornwall.

    L/S as crowds walk and dance through the town. M/S of couples dancing, they are dressed in elegant clothes, the band is in the background. The couples walk along and then dance round together. Various shots of the band and people dressed in ordinary clothes doing the dance.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    234.09
    Media URN:
    22254
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/05/1921
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:54:00 / 01:08:54:00
    Canister:
    G 771

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