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    Selected Originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Edinburgh Festival Opens" - 52/68.

    Natural Sound version of Newsreel Story - first shot not superimposed - no voiceover.

    Edinburgh, Scotland.

    GV. Edinburgh A.S. St. Giles Cathedral. LV. Procession toward Cathedral. & MV. CU. Women in crowd. MV. Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh with Lord Provost, Sir James Miller. & CU. GV. Elevated procession CU. Pan Duke in procession. MV. Back view, procession going to Cathedral. SV. Ambassadors and dignitaries in procession. & GV. GV. Troops assembled at White City. SV. Duke arriving. CU. Standard on flag pole. SV. Duke inspecting naval guard of honour. SV. Crowd. SV. Duke inspecting Scots guards. GV. Crowd. LV. Flags of all nations. SV. Flags being unfurled. GV. Ceremony - flags in background. SV. Duke at mike CU. Duke speaking. SV. Monseigneur cinema MV. Elevated, dignitaries arriving. LV. People lining road. MV. Elevated, Duke's car arrives outside cinema. Duke alights, shakes hands with Provost and enters cinema. SV. Interior, Duke meets Mrs. Lillian Hopwell and other organisers of film 'Festival'. GV. Crowds waiting for Duke. SV. Duke leaving cinema. Edinburgh Horse show - SV. Earl of Dalkeith and Fiancee climbing into stand at horse show. GV. Crowd. SV. Duke walking towards stand with Dalkeith and others. SV. Dalkeith's fiancee and Douglas Fairbanks Jnr. (American Film Star) in stand. SV. Horse jumping. & LV. SV. Duke of Edinburgh, Earl of Dalkeith and Fiancee laughing in stand. SV. Boy jumping. & MV. LV. Crowd. SV. Duke presenting cup to girl No. 38. SV. Earl of Dalkeith, Fiancee and Fairbanks talking in stand. SV. Duke holding cup under horse's nose, then presents it to small girl (Maureen Barrie) No. 113. GV. Football in progress at Easter Road Stadium . SV. Dark-shirted player with ball. LV. Play. LV. Play - shot at goal. SCU. Duke presenting cup to white- shirted winners. SV. Duke presenting cup to white-shirted winners. SV. Duke seated with Lord Provost and ambassadors. GV. Night tattoo - pipers playing in circles. SV. Duke in uniform arriving at Royal box. GV. Scots Guards marching

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:08:00 / 01:06:43:00
    52/68 F (Selected Originals)
    Sort Number:
    52/068 F
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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