• Short Summary

    Great traditional dancing by soldiers of the Red Army in Russia.

  • Description

    Titles read: 'KANAVA!'

    Russia.

    Several shots of men of the Red Army doing a traditional dance with swords called 'Kanava'. Other soldiers play accordions, banjos or mandolins and drums - the music is quite fast. Great traditional Russian dancing as some of the soldiers come forward to take a solo.

    Commentator says the men have recently been honoured by their government and are now known throughout Russia as the Red Banner Ensemble.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1656.22
    Media URN:
    52320
    Group:
    Pathe sound pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/03/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:56:00 / 01:46:34:00
    Canister:
    PSP 935

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