• Short Summary

    Moroccan troops and chieftains display their obedience to the Sultan.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Rabat. 'The Feast of Khebir' Sultan of Morocco receives obeisance of Chieftains & Tribesmen on anniversary of great religious festival."

    Rabat, Morocco.

    North African troops playing drums march towards camera. Ranks of marching troops carrying flags and rifles march. They are led by white officers.

    Bandsmen play their instruments. C/U bandsman.

    Sultan and other leaders watch.

    Line of people in North African dress bow to Sultan.

    The Sultan, seated on horse beneath sunshade, looks on.

    Horsemen ride across the ground firing salutes from their rifles.

    (Natural sound track only - No commentary)

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    669.28
    Media URN:
    4928
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    25/04/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:59:00 / 01:43:43:00
    Canister:
    32/33

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