• Short Summary

    People of Echternach dance in celebration of anniversary of end of St. Vitus plague.

  • Description

    Echternach, Luxembourg.

    GV. Elevated, jumping procession making its way through street in Echternach - event marching St. Vitus Dance anniversary - celebration of the end of St. Vitus plague epidemic. SV. Women dancing carrying handbags. CU. Pan, elderly woman dancing. GV. The head of the procession. SV. Crowds crossing themselves. CU. Pan, a bishop blessing the crowds as he walks in procession. GV. People playing violin. SV. Man playing base drum. SV. & LV. Men dancing linked in lines by holding handkerchiefs. SV. & CU. Elderly women dancing. SV. Old man hopping. GV. Children hopping in the procession. LV. Children hopping in the procession, pan to general view of church.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1766.25
    Media URN:
    50778
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/06/1963
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:03:00 / 01:43:52:00
    Canister:
    63/50

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