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  • Short Summary

    Pipers, dancers and sportsmen at the Highland Games.

  • Description

    Dunoon, Scotland.

    M/S of a man in a kilt chatting with two men in suits. Panning shot of a band of a thousand bagpipers being directed by a man in a kilt. M/S of two men wrestling in a field in front of a crowd of spectators. M/S of a band of pipers and drummers marching across the field towards the camera. Panning L/S of the thousand pipers. M/S of a man pole vaulting. M/S of a troop of dancers performing the Highland Fling. C/U of a man in a kilt writing in a note book. C/U of a man in a kilt and a tight white T-shirt (like the Porridge Oats man) shaking hands with a little girl, also in traditional highland dress.

    Note: this second version appears to be cuts of the first.

    Note: please see also HIGHLAND GAMES BEGIN ( 1 of 2 versions ) also in G 1117.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    354.18
    Media URN:
    24596
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    08/09/1924
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:43:00 / 01:31:26:00
    Canister:
    G 1117

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