Watch this spectacular masked parade for fat thursday during Carnival in Venice, Italy [VIDEO]

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    'The dance of the Bull', a procession organized by the association of mask makers in Venice

    For the second time, the non for profit ‘Compagnia l’Arte dei Mascareri’, an association of mask-makers in Venice, fighting to protect their centuries old art, organised a masked procession accross Venice, on the occasion of the Carnival of Venice. The theme of the ‘show’ was the procession and cutting of the head of the bull which was traditionally happening on fat thursday in Venice, for centuries.

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