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  • Short Summary

    Tribesman on horseback elaborately dressed, pupils performing Old Wrestling.

  • Description

    Persia.

    Each personage of this vivified album represents one of the tribes which constitutes IRAN - from the Caspium Turcomanns, the Reajchs, the Bojards, the Baktatigans. These cavalry aspirant officers are commanded by a General who arose from the Italian Cavalry School of Pinerolo (Piedmont).

    MS. Tribesman on horseback (several shots). LS. Various tribesmen riding hard. LS. Squad of Persian Cavalry riding hard. MS. General commanding Persian Cavalry. LS. Cavalry with lances trooping in arena. LS. Fencing pupils marching into Arena. CU. Two Persian Generals. LS. & MS. Pupils performing in a tournament called Old Wrestling (Kost Bastani)

    (Mute.Lav.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2557.03
    Media URN:
    68716
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1951
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:33:00 / 01:13:05:00
    Canister:
    UN 2369 C

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