• Short Summary

    A man dressed as Napoleon leads men in costume to inaugurate 'La Route Napoleon' in France.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "France. 'Re-living History'. Re-enactment of the 'Little Corsican's' march to re-join his army after flight from Elba, inaugurates 'La Route Napoleon'."

    France.

    Long shot of castle building on hill.

    Men dressed in the costumes of Napoleonic soldiers ride on horses on hillside path. One of the men is dressed as the Emperor Napoleon himself.

    Shot of village on hillside.

    Men dressed as Napoleonic infantry men walk along path. The troops march down the hillside towards the castle.

    They march in to the town where a crowd is gathered to greet them.

    Long shot of the group marching and riding across a large bridge.

    M/S of Napoleon figure on his white horse.

    Statue of Napoleon on horseback.

    (Sound track consists of music only)

    Comb print also in can.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    683.23
    Media URN:
    5155
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/07/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:29:00 / 01:30:23:00
    Canister:
    32/56

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