Celebration of the anniversary of the 15th century battle against Saracens.
Title reads: "MIDDLE AGES LIVE AGAIN - Ancient Sport in Modern Rome".
Nr Rome, Italy.
In a village near Rome, Italians celebrating the anniversary of the 15th century battle against Saracens by re-creating it. Procession of men in period costumes and shields walking through the village - large crowds cheer. Succession of shots of the 'Knights' on horseback and in armours 'killing' the enemy represented by revolving dummies. Knights are played by the mounted policemen. Men seem to be very good with their lances, crowd cheering.