|Title ID||5082||Collection ID||693|
|Title||[Deal Grand Military Pageant]|
|Theme||Wartime And Military|
|Keywords||Armed Forces Pageants Parades Uniforms|
|Format||35mm Mixed Colour and Black & White Silent|
|Copyright & Access||Copyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details|
A professionally made film of a Royal Marines military pageant at the Royal Marine Depot in Deal.
An early professionally made titled and edited black and white film showing a royal military pageant parade in Deal, Kent.
Main title: 'Deal. Grand Military Pageant by the Royal Marines.
Intertitle: "Flag and Foe". Representation of Marines and troops against whom they fought'. Showing scenes of a long line of men dressed in circa late 1700s-1800s military uniforms and tricorn hats, holding bayonets, pikes and early firearms.
Intertitle: 'Unpacking the Bull'
A pantomime bull fight with matadors, panto horses, bull and Pierrot clowns is watched by spectators.
The military parade continues.