Mardi Gras

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Audio:
Location:
352443_1_1
Yes
New Orleans, Louisiana
Year Shot:
Video:
Timecode:
1953  (Actual Year)
B/W
00:41:37 - 00:42:17
Tape Master:
Original Film:
1581
026-440-06
Dull in imagery and contrast Pre-lenten gaiety in the crescent city's famed mardi gras. Merry-makers throng the streets in exotic costumes, gaily decorated floats on parade keynote the world-famed carnival. Establishing shot - Crowded streets with people and parades MVUS - King of the Mardi Gras waving his septor at the crowd MCUS - Float with giant dice and cards MCUS - Out stretched arms and hands catching trinkets