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    Selected Originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Royal Tour Nigeria dances" 56/13

    Enugu Stadium, Nigeria

    CU. Shipment box. GV. Massed crowds seen as the Royal car comes into view. SV. Queen Elizabeth II shaking hands with Nigerian dignitaries. GV. Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh walking onto the Royal Dais. GV. Dancers. GV. Duke and Queen watching. GV. Young boys performing a dance, they have headresses with a feather in. SV. Young boy dancing with percussion instrument. GV. Boys dancing. SV. The Duke and Queen applauding. Fully-clothed women from Umana in Onitscha Province dancing. CU. One woman dancing. SV. Women dancing - showing spectators. GV. Circle of women dancing GV. Fishermen from the Niger Delta dancing, holding Union flags they put the flags onto the floor and move away, they then return and pick them up. SV. Dancers with headresses holding Union Jack flags. SV. Native orchestra. LV. Men dancing with legs linked. LV.CU. Women from Orlu in Owerri Province dancing with feathers. LV. Same women dancing. GV. Dancers dancing past the royal party. SV. Queen and Philip. GV. Pan across crowds. HA. Massed crowd.

    (Orig.Neg.) (Uncut Royal Rota "A" and "H") (Orig.C.)

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    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:38:00 / 01:26:09:00
    56/13 H (Selected Originals)
    Sort Number:
    56/013 H
  • Appears in...

    Queen's 1956 Tour of Nigeria World Tour 2
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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