• 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 Pathé
    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.

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  2. jamied says

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

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