With The King Of Italy In Libya (1928)

Full titles read: With the King of Italy in Libya - Tribesmen in thousands ride in from the desert to the oasis of Zuara to take part in great Fantasia of welcome.Libya, North Africa.Intertitle reads: Exclusive pictures by Pathe Gazette cameraman who accompanied the Royal Tour.Great shot taken from the back of a moving train of African tribesmen riding along on horses; more shots of the men riding along and waving their rifles in the air. M/S of the King of Italy watching the welcoming display with other dignitaries.Various shots show the tribesmen playing drums and dancing; some of them have long ponytails that they flick about in time to the music. Some other African men twirl around in a dance display, playing drums and pipes while a crowd watches - look a little like whirling dervishes. FILM ID:728.35A VIDEO FROM BRITISH PATHÉ. EXPLORE OUR ONLINE CHANNEL, BRITISH PATHÉ TV. IT'S FULL OF GREAT DOCUMENTARIES, FASCINATING INTERVIEWS, AND CLASSIC MOVIES. http://www.britishpathe.tv/FOR LICENSING ENQUIRIES VISIT http://www.britishpathe.com/British Pathé also represents the Reuters historical collection, which includes more than 136,000 items from the news agencies Gaumont Graphic (1910-1932), Empire News Bulletin (1926-1930), British Paramount (1931-1957), and Gaumont British (1934-1959), as well as Visnews content from 1957 to the end of 1984. All footage can be viewed on the British Pathé website. https://www.britishpathe.com/