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  • Short Summary

    Muslims meeting and praying in Woking, Surrey.

  • Description

    Titles read: 'Woking. Moslem Festival.' Qurban Bairam.


    Shot of group of about 10 men - look Indian - standing in courtyard; w/ fountain in FG; 1 man seems to have just arrived; and he walks up to a few of the other men; embraces them as a greeting. Some of these men wear Western clothing - suits - while others wear more traditional long caftan sort of things and fez turbans.

    People walking through a gate; toward camera - mostly men; but a few women; who wear saris. GV Muslims lined up in 2 or 3 rows facing camera; prayer: people getting down on their knees all at once and bending over w/ faces to the ground; some English people in BG.

    Pan along Muslims sitting on ground. People standing; talking etc. after ceremony. Shot of a few women sitting together; chatting; w/ small children. Another shot looking straight on at a part of crowd.

    Islam; holiday; Festivals; religion.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Old negatives
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1914 - 1918
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:55:00 / 01:52:06:00
    ON 155 F

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