• Short Summary

    Great religious festival is held in Rabat, Morocco.

  • Description

    Full title reads "Rabat - THE FEAST OF L'AID-SEGHIR - Sultan of Morocco receives obeisance of chieftains & tribesmen on anniversary of great religious festival.

    Rabat, Morocco.

    Moroccan solders marching along the road towards the camera. Follow the horse drawn carts.

    Sultan of Morocco Sidi Mohammed Ben Youssef (Mohammed V) on horseback surrounded by his escort - all wearing white. arriving to a field where the crowds are gathered. Loud music is heard - looks like a some sort of fair. Line of Arabic men bows in front of Sultan.

    Arabic men running on horseback across the field firing their funs in the air - this is some sort of demonstration of skill.

    Follows Pathe Gazette END TITLE - very short. It reads "Pate Gazette - the end. There is a small cockerel next to 'the end' words.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    777.08
    Media URN:
    8549
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/02/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:06:00 / 01:09:13:00
    Canister:
    34/10

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