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  • Short Summary

    Zagloul Pasha holds meeting of deputies and senators in Egypt despite Parliament's ban.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Political crisis in Egypt. Zagloul Pasha - "stormy petrel of Egyptian politics" - holds meeting of deputies and senators despite ban by Parliament. Cairo, Egypt.

    M/S of Zagloul Pasha, wearing a suit and fez, walking down some steps surrounded by people who cheer and applaud him, one of his assistants waves people out of the way. He continues down the steps. L/S aerial view of crowds standing around, the camera pans across them.

    Intertitle - 'his supporters - mostly students - demonstrate through Cairo streets.' L/S of the demonstrators in the street. L/S as people enter a hall for the meeting.

    Note: an orange tinted version exists.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    436.04
    Media URN:
    19997
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/12/1925
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:31:00 / 01:06:06:00
    Canister:
    G 1248

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