• Short Summary

    Portuguese folk dancers perform for the cameras in their dress-like outfits.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "London. It's An Old Portuguese (sic) Custom. Peasants - here for folk dancing festival - perform their famous stick dance of great antiquity - for first time outside their native village."

    London.

    Male dancers dressed in traditional costumes walk forwards with their accompanying musicians. The men appear to be wearing dresses.

    CU of man playing form of bagpipe.

    Shots of men doing traditional folk dance with sticks.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    771.40
    Media URN:
    8464
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    08/01/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:59:11:00 / 02:00:21:00
    Canister:
    34/3

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