The masks and costumes of the Serenissima.

The traditional costume festival, held since Medieval times in the stunning setting of the City of the Doges. Attracts people every year from all over the world. The pictures feature the magnificent costumes and masks on display alongside the Grand Canal.

Selection of clips

  • The Venice Carnival

  • Collection: TF1 (State-run until July 1982)
  • First broadcast date: tuesday 01/01/1980
  • Venice Carnival

  • Programme title: Thalassa : le magazine de la mer
  • Collection: FR3 / France 3
  • First broadcast date: friday 10/02/1989

  • Programme title: 13 heures le journal
  • Collection: A2 / France 2
  • First broadcast date: friday 20/02/2004
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