Belgium Salutes an Emperor

Australia, 1986

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Episode number 8 of Series “A World of Festivals”.
Homogon, one of the greatest festivals of the middle ages. In the 16th century it was staged by the people of Brussels to entertain an emperor and his royal court. Today it is recreated in perfect detail. Among the 1300 performers are a group of titled aristocrats of Belgium who play the parts of their ancestors.

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producer

Joy Barrow

director

Barry Sloane

production company

Barinder Productions

Duration

00:30:00:00

Production places
Australia
Production dates
1986

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A World of Festivals

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A World of Festivals

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