• Short Summary

    Impressive costumes and floats parade in the party atmosphere of the Nice carnival. France.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Nice Goes Gay. King Carnival reigns in Riviera resort.

    Nice, France.

    L/S of huge floats with people dancing, people dressed as men on model pigs walk along. M/S as a man fixes a garter to a woman's stocking. Various shots of lots of big heads parading in the carnival. Costumes include gnomes under mushrooms and the barber of Seville. C/U of a clown. M/S as people throw petals at each other and the camera. People dance and enjoy themselves in the party atmosphere.

    Note: this item contains no commentary, just natural sound.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    855.05
    Media URN:
    12417
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/03/1936
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:51:00 / 01:10:46:00
    Canister:
    36/18

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