• Short Summary

    Once every 25 years winegrowers of Swiss town Vevey organise a mammoth Wine Festival.

  • Description

    Vevey, Switzerland.

    GV. Street parade, men dressed like Cavaliers. SV. Street parade, men dressed like Swiss Guards. SCU. Girl on float - Wine Queen. SV. Bacchus on donkey, & CU. GV. Arena filled with dancers in traditional costumes, dancing, & SV. CU. Dancing in arena & SV. & GV.

    (Dupe Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    539.20
    Media URN:
    31005
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    08/08/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:20:00 / 01:28:53:00
    Canister:
    55/63

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    The festival is called the "Fete des Vignerons".

    The festival seen here ran from 1st to the 14th August 1955.

  2. jamied says

    The 1927 "Fete des Vignerons" can be seen in clip 692.33.

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