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  • Short Summary

    Religious parades in honour of the Joan of Arc in Orleans and Paris, France.

  • Description

    Orleans and Paris, France.

    Title missing, according to original issue sheet should read: "Impressive scenes at National Joan of Arc celebrations. In Paris, Royalist demonstrators were arrested during celebrations".

    L/S of a religious parade coming down a wide boulevard in front of the cathedral; priests lead choristers and altar boys down the crowd lined street. High angled L/S of the parade passing a large statue of Joan of Arc on horseback. Various high angled L/Ss of the parade passing down various wide streets. M/S of naval cadets marching down the boulevard in front of the cathedral. High angled L/S of parade passing statue, bunting and flags hang between houses and from lampposts.

    M/S of a group of French police officers with ornate brocade on their hats, they chat to each other. M/S of the police officers chatting beside another statue of Joan of Arc in front of the Arc de Triomphe, Paris.

    Cuts / out takes start at 01:01:00. L/S of the parade coming out of the cathedral. Low angled shot of the statue. Some more shots of the parade, including a band of drummers and marching soldiers. Some shots of women in black laying wreaths on a memorial. Otherwise, shots similar to those in edited story.

    Note: for a tinted version of this story with titles please see record for HONOUR TO THE MARTYR MAID (orange tint) in G 1293.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:04:45:00
    G 1293

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