Film, Video Bataille de fleurs et défilé de chars, I /

Format Film, Video
Dates 1897
Location Montreux
Subjects Description and Travel
Flower Festivals
Montreux (Switzerland)
Bataille de fleurs et défilé de chars, I /
Other Title
Battle of the flowers and float parade, I
Bataille de fleurs--Montreux
Collection of Lumière films from the Cinémathèque française
battle of the flowers and float parade, i
bataille de fleurs--montreux
collection of lumière films from the cinémathèque française
Presents views of a parade in Montreux, including carts and donkeys covered with flowers, horsedrawn floats, bicycles, and people in native dress.
Created / Published
France : La Société Lumière, 1897.
Subject Headings
-  Montreux (Switzerland)--Description and travel
-  Flower festivals--Switzerland--Montreux
-  Parades--Switzerland--Montreux
-  English language translation title, Battle of the flowers and float parade, I, is supplied for the France in America project.
-  Catalogue Lumière no. 621.
-  On one reel/videocassette with 58 other Lumière shorts.
-  Third of three films on digital file. Preceded by Bataille de fleurs et défilé de chars, III and Fête des fleurs, I. No title screens to separate films.
-  Filmed in Montreux, Switzerland.
-  Digital files viewed.
-  Sources used: La production cinématographique des frères Lumière, p. 200; Sadoul, G. Louis Lumière; Rittaud-Hutinet, J. Auguste et Louis Lumière, p. 191-192; M/B/RS Acquisition files (Cinémathèque française file).
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
-  Received: 5/22/1970; viewing print; exchange; Cinémathèque française Collection.
-  Received: 1/24/2007 from VidiPax; master; preservation; Cinémathèque française Collection.
1 film reel of 1 (ca. 35 sec., ca. 21 ft.) : si., b&w ; 16 mm. viewing print.
1 videocassette of 1 (Betacam SP) (ca. 35 sec.) : si., b&w ; 1/2 in. master.
Call Number
FCA 5142 (viewing print)
VXF 0171 (master)
Digital Id
mbrsascfr 5145s1
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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