Battle of Wisby 1361 / 2011 - the video!

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Battle of Wisby 1361 / 2011 - the video!

Postby Lena » Sun Apr 21, 2013 11:10 am

Just wanted to share a newly uploaded video (50 min) on the making of Sweden's first large battle re-enactment in 2011, the battle of Visby. Re-enactment in Sweden is mainly focussed on crafts and minor battles (rarely re-enactments of historical battles), so this was a big thing. Perhaps one of you were there?

The subtitles are ok. There are a few errors, but I think you'll get their meaning anyway.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HuvJxDuv5EU

Thomas & Maria’s personal blog is here: http://indemejarecristi.wordpress.com/
Official blog for the 2013 event, in case you want to go: http://battleofwisby1361.wordpress.com/

/Lena



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Re: Battle of Wisby 1361 / 2011 - the video!

Postby Brian la Zouche » Sun Apr 21, 2013 10:09 pm

loved it, must have been great fun, not only for the re-enactors but the public :thumbup: :thumbup: :thumbup:



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Re: Battle of Wisby 1361 / 2011 - the video!

Postby Lena » Mon Apr 22, 2013 2:12 pm

Brian la Zouche wrote: :thumbup: :thumbup: :thumbup:


You have three thumbs!? Or did you borrow one of your neighbours'?

I'd love to go back to Visby and take part in the event. But first I need to make a period-appropriate outfit - all mine are too early...



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Re: Battle of Wisby 1361 / 2011 - the video!

Postby Brian la Zouche » Fri Apr 26, 2013 8:07 am

well 1 thumb would not have done it justice, and i can't do 2 thumbs without wanting to lean on a juke box and go 'heyyyyyyyyyyyy'

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