• Short Summary

    Procession of gondolas down the Grand Canal.

  • Description

    Venice water carnival. Originally part of News in a Nutshell - international news stories in brief.

    Venice, Italy.

    Various shots of gondolas going down Grand Canal, the people on board are dressed in period costume. We see the gondola procession going under several bridges, including the Bridge of Sighs. People watch the carnival from boats moored at the edge of the canal. Sound of traditional Italian singing over top.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    839.55
    Media URN:
    12344
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/09/1935
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:55:22:00 / 01:55:52:00
    Canister:
    35/73

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