Empire Day Pageant (c.1915)
This is a silent actuality fragment from around 1915 and shows people celebrating 'Empire Day’ in full costume, apparently in a small country town. The estimated date of the footage comes from the stock dates marked on the film fragments – one method used to date audiovisual material held at the National Film and Sound Archive.
Length: 2 minutes 43 seconds
Original aspect ratio: 1.33:1 (Academy full frame)