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  • Description

    Title reads: "Independence Day Festival".

    Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (aka Malaya).

    Elevated shot of 3000 boys from all schools in Kuala Lumpur forming lines in the Merdeka Stadium for a gymnastics / exercise display. L/S of the packed Merdeka Stadium. Low angled shot of the Malaysian leader ("the Supreme Head of the Federation"), Yang Di Pertuan Agong walking into the stadium. C/U of Yang Di Pertuan Agong saluting. He is accompanied by the Malaysian Minister of Education. Elevated shots boys doing gymnastics display. Several C/Us of people watching. Panning shot of display. Schoolgirls applauding. Elevated pan of the boys doing exercises.

    Note: alternative spelling of King's name: Di-Pertuan.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/12/1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    52993
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1705.07
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:44:00 / 01:08:46:00
    Canister:
    59/100
    Sort Number:
    59/100
  • Appears in...

    WorkSpaces
    Malaysia Portrait of Malaya Malayan Emergency RTN Government, Politics & Royalty Malaya
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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