• Short Summary

    Festivities of the state opening of the new Wembley by King George V, Queen Mary, and Prince Albert (the Duke of York and future King George VI)

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: The New Wembley

    ENGLAND: London: Brent: Wembley:
    EXT


    MAIN TITLES: THE NEW WEMBLEY, STATE OPENING BY HIS MAJESTY THE KING.

    (6ft)


    LTV: BANDS AND GUARDS PARADING IN WEMBLEY STADIUM.

    (14ft)


    DITTO

    (24ft)


    LTV: ROYAL PROCESSION: ROYAL CARRIAGE AND HORSEGUARDS THROUGH ARCH.

    (38ft)


    LV: ROYAL COACH FOLLOWED BY HORSEGUARDS COME THROUGH ARCHWAY, GUARDS (IN BUSBIES) FROM GUARD OF HONOUR.

    (44ft)


    LTV: OVER HEADS OF SPECTATORS: ROYAL PROCESSION IN ARENA:

    (56ft)


    MV: KING AND QUEEN DESCEND FROM ROYAL COACH.

    (75ft)


    TITLE: HRH THE DUKE OF YORK INTRODUCES HIS MAJESTY THE KING.

    (81ft)


    LV: KING AND QUEEN STANDING ON ROYAL DIAS.

    (92ft)


    TITLE: HIS MAJESTY DECLARES THE EXHIBITION OPEN.

    (96ft)


    LV: KING ON DIAS READING SPEECH.

    (103ft)


    GV: CROWD WITH UMBRELLAS UP.

    (111ft)


    SV: BOY SCOUT ON FLAG POLE, ABOVE GROUND.

    (115ft)


    LV: FLAGS ON POLE, BOY SCOUTS RAISING FLAGS.

    (126ft)


    LV: AIRCRAFT IN FLY PAST.

    (136ft)


    TITLE: SIR EDGAR ELGAR CONDUCTING THE MASSED CHOIRS.

    (140ft)


    MV: ELGAR IN CHOIR MASTERS ROBES CONDUCTS CHOIR BOYS: CROWDS IN B/G.

    (151ft)


    SCU CHOIRBOYS SINGING.

    (157ft)


    LV: GIRLS (STAFF?) RUSH TO LOOK ON ROYAL PROCESSION.

    (165ft)


    SV: ROYAL COACH THROUGH STADIUM.

    (180ft)

    The Duke of York, Queen, marching band, parade, music, speech, flyover, RAF, Royal Air Force, choir, choirboys
    Background: Festivities of the state opening of the new Wembley by King George V, Queen Mary, and Prince Albert (the Duke of York and future King George VI)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA475XKWI15VDJCRNREM5A28UUP
    Media URN:
    VLVA475XKWI15VDJCRNREM5A28UUP
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/05/1925
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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