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  • Short Summary

    A medieval pageant through the streets of Falaise in France.

  • Description

    Item title reads: "William The Conqueror. 9th Centenary celebrations. Many British descendants of his Knights took part in the Pageant."

    Falaise, Normandy, France

    M/S of a street scene in Normandy with crowds gathered to watch a medieval parade. Knights on horseback pass by. M/S up the street with tall buildings, as the parade advances. Garlands are hung across, and flags flutter. A lady in medieval dress, with long plaits rides side saddle. L/S of the town square with the parade.

    Note: Looks quaint.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    690.01
    Media URN:
    33173
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/07/1927
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:02:00 / 01:01:11:00
    Canister:
    G 1413

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