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Title:ARAB FESTIVAL IN FORWARD AREA, LIBYA [Allocated Title]
Film Number:AYY 207
Other titles:BRITISH ARMY OPERATIONS IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR [Allocated Series Title]
Summary: British officers of the Occupied Enemy Territory Association (OETA) attend a festival to celebrate the birth of Mohammed at Mount Mrassas, Libya.
Description: Major Patrick Smith (Political Officer), Captain Charlton, two lieutenants and a squadron leader from OETA attend the festival. Arab horsemen fire rifles in the air to greet them. A little boy puts his hands over his ears. A dance is performed by a veiled woman. Rhythmic clapping and chanting.