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  • Short Summary

    British Rugby League players are given a welcoming dance by Maoris on New Zealand tour.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "New Zealand. With full tribal honours. The Maoris welcome British Rugby League team - who were victorious in their first test."

    New Zealand.

    Maori people dressed in their traditional costume perform tribal dance using spears.

    Members of the British Rugby League team look on.

    More shots of the ceremonial welcoming dance from a different angle. CU of Maori woman dancing.

    The Rugby players clap warmly.

    One of the team officials rubs noses with one of the Maoris and is presented with a grass skirt.

    Shots of Britain v. New Zealand rugby match.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    715.23
    Media URN:
    6327
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/07/1930
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:42:00 / 01:31:56:00
    Canister:
    30/14

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