Ancient ceremony of Tynwald Day - reading of Manx Laws on Isle of Man.
Tynwald Day - Ancient Ceremony of reading of Manx Laws at Douglas, Isle of Man. 1920s?
Procession into church - shots of men in British Army uniform walking single file toward an open Gothic church arch doorway; holding swords pointing upward in front of them. Soldiers standing to attention line the route.
Men in long robes performing ritual on a circular platform w/ conical roof; some of the participants sit on bales of hay. Also shots of troops being inspected by an elderly man wearing plumes and medals - probably Manx dignitary. Some shots are repeated. C/U of elderly man with white hair, moustache and beard.
Military; religion. Ceremony.