Detail

Title ID 9325Collection ID1247
Title[Youth Parade; Children Leaving Church; St Georg Scouts]
Date[ca. 1930s]
CollectionThird Reich Film Material
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurNon-fictionCommunity
ThemeWorking Life
KeywordsCelebrations Religious Activities Scouting Uniforms Youth Youth Organizations
Location
LocalEupen
NationalBelgium Germany Europe
Credits
ProductionContact Screen Archive South East for details
CameraContact Screen Archive South East for details
Format16mm Black & White Silent
Duration00:05:01:00
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

This three part film shows a youth parade through Eupen, accompanied by several adult brass marching bands, some dressed in white uniforms. The second film shows a communion parade and the final film shows a troupe of Scouts marching out from St Nikolaus church, Eupen with flags and banners.

Description

The first part shows a large youth parade with marching bands pass the Town Hall and Capuchin Monastery Church (Rathaus mit Klosterkirche der Kapuziner) in Eupen, arranged in numbered groups accompanied by several adult brass marching bands. The adults and children wear white or pale uniforms, performing the Third Reich salute, as they pass a group gathered outside the church.

The next part shows a religious communion parade of girls in white floor-length communion dresses and boys in dark formal jackets and white shirts leave a church, followed by guests and clergy.

The final part shows a troupe of "St Georg - Eupen" Scouts leaving St Nikolaus church, Eupen parading across the street towards the town square, with flags and banners.

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