Home For Tibetan Children 1962

Star Item
  • Add to Favourites
  • View as stills
  • Description

    Full title reads: "Simla. Home For Tibetan Children".

    Simla, India.

    GV Pan. The Himalayas to Hill Station of Simla. GV Tibetan refugee children walking towards camera. GV Stirling Castle one of the houses in Simla which has been purchased by the "Save the Children Fund for Tibetan Children". CU Sign outside the house.

    SV Very small Tibetan children walking towards camera. CU Tibetan girl pan down to show Save Children Fund Badge on her arm. LV Children preparing for visit of the Dalai Lama. SV English girl helping one of the children. CU Couple of the small children. LV Lady Alexandra Metcalfe whose Husband once owned Stirling Castle inspecting the children before the Dalai Lama arrived. CU One of the children. SV Lady Alexandra talking to one of the children. LV Tibetan girls dancing. SV Ditto.

    LV The Dalai Lama arriving with Lady Alexandra. LV People waiting for the Dalai Lama to speak. GV The Dalai Lama speaking. SV. Tibetan girls watching. SV The Dalai Lama blessing the children by putting a scarf around their neck. CU Ditto as he talks to one of the Children. LV Lot of children sitting around. SV Dali Lama takes his seat on his throne. SV The children. CU The Dalai Lama. GV The Dalai Lama sitting on his throne with the children in front.

    (Pathe Neg.)

  • Tags

  • Data

    Cataloguer:
    Mark
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    53848
    Sort Number:
    62/086
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:21:00 / 01:30:56:00
    Canister:
    62/86
    Film ID:
    1735.08
    Issue Date:
    25/10/1962
  • Appears in...

    WorkSpaces
    Stink: Advert 1962 Oct Newsreel 7
  • Stills

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.

All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment

To post a comment, please Register or to add a comment
August 2014 marks 100 years since the start of World War One. To honour this landmark occasion, British Pathé have launched this definitive collection of WW1 films.
yardstare
10 telling images selected from British Pathé's extensive WWI footage. 'The war to end all wars' was a war without parallel: over 70 million military personnel were involved and over 17 million people died.
WW1
Verbal warfare at its best. Here are some of history's greatest retorts and snarling insults. These people certainly didn't mince their words!
pope

Related Videos

Hide
Berlin's Nomads

Berlin's Nomads

Refugees waiting on Berlin train station to go home.

Latest Report From Pakistan

Latest Report From Pakistan

Thousands of refugees cross the Indian / Pakistan border in search of safety.

In The Wake Of Defeat

In The Wake Of Defeat

Disturbing scenes of the refugees in Greece.

The Burning Of Smyrna

The Burning Of Smyrna

Footage of Smyrna after the bombardment, Turkey.

Out Of The Land Of Bondage

Out Of The Land Of Bondage

The plight of Greek refugees escaping from Turkish rule in Thrace is shown here.

Berlin - Refugees Swarm Into West

Berlin - Refugees Swarm Into West

A large number of refugees are crossing into West Germany to leave the dangers of the East.

Selected Originals - Berlin - Refugees Swarm Into West

Selected Originals - Berlin - Refugees Swarm Into West

Material relating to newsreel story "Berlin - Refugees Swarm Into West" - 53/18.

German Displaced Persons

German Displaced Persons

Material showing German civilians walking along with their possessions.

Images from World War One. These disturbing stills show the extraordinary effects of shell shock on war soldiers.
WW1shellshock
British Pathe captured many extraordinary events on film over its 80 year history but sometimes the cameras were switched on when tragedy struck.
Franz Reichelt
The Duke of Edinburgh has many talents, but it is his unique way with words that often receives the most attention. 
Philip
Over its history, the Pathe cameras filmed a number of people who had committed heinous crimes. So in no particular order, these images show ten faces of truly evil men and women.
Himmler
Are you guilty of perpetuating a story regardless of its truth? Here are some classic urban myths which you may not know are false.
Urban Legends
Life before health and safety laws; men worked at huge heights, balancing on girders and cranes all in order to help build the world's tallest skyscrapers.
Vertigo
The images taken from inside Buchenwald Concentration Camp after its Liberation show us what it was like; it tells us what happened and forces us to remember.
Buchenwald
As two weeks of football mania get underway, we take a look at some fun facts from the 1966 World Cup.
world cup