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  • Short Summary

    A white camel is sacrificed in Moussem celebration. Assa, Morocco.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Moussem celebration, Southern Morocco - sacrificing white camel. Assa, Morocco.

    Various shots troops presenting arms and saluting the flags being raised over the French Fort of Assa. MS Nomad Arabs on camels riding past Fort. MS Arabs leading a white camel to the sacrifice. MS Arabs making the camel kneel on ground.

    CU two Arabs praying. Various shots of the camel being killed and falling to ground. MS's people watching. Various shots Arabs watching young virgin dancing sacred dance by firelight.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2286.14
    Media URN:
    65420
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1949
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:33:00 / 01:36:04:00
    Canister:
    UN 2220 C

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