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    Herewith a Featurette on Salmon Ward. Salmon Ward is a young British actor who plays?

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    Film clip (winston's escape in S. Africa)
    10 ft

    " " (Winston and Randolph)
    15 ft

    " " (Lady G.with doctors)
    20 ft

    Film set and battle sequence
    38 ft

    CU Simon Ward
    44 ft

    More battle sequences
    50 ft

    Richard Attenborough on set & general film set scenes
    57 ft

    Film clip(Winston in uniform)
    67 ft

    " "(Battle scenes)
    91 ft

    SV Attemborough watching shooting
    92 ft

    BATTLE scenes
    96 ft

    Cameras on set
    98 ft

    Film clip
    111 ft

    CU Ward
    120 ft

    GV Film set & Ward on horseback
    138 ft

    Film clip(Winston on hustings)
    140 ft

    CU Ward talking
    146 ft

    Film clip(Train in S.Africa)
    163 ft

    CU Ward talking)
    164 ft

    Film clip
    175 ft

    Film set
    203 ft

    Film clip(Winston & Kitchener)
    215 ft

    CU Ward talking
    222 ft

    Film set(various shots)
    283 ft

    CU Attenborough on set
    290 ft

    Film set & Attenborough
    297 ft

    Film set
    305 ft

    Film clip(Action sequence)
    351 ft

    CU Ward & film set
    412 ft

    Film clip(Omdurman)
    429 ft

    CU Ward & numerous stills from film
    443 ft


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    Background: Herewith a Featurette on Salmon Ward. Salmon Ward is a young British actor who plays young Winston Churchill in the film "YOUNG WINSTON."
    "YOUNG WINSTON" also stars Robert Shaw and Anne Bancroft. The film, directed by Richard Attenborough, and produced and written by Carl Foreman, will have a Royal Premiere on October 10 at the Columbia I and II theatres. I think both you and your viewers will find the Featurete extremely interesting.

    SYNOPSIS: Carl Foreman talking of casting of Simon Ward as young Winston
    Simon Ward talking about
    getting the part
    Attenborough calling out instructions
    Foreman talking about Ward's screen test
    Ward talking about stardom(how male stars are made by circumstance as much as by acting)
    Foreman talking about screen test again
    Ward talking of role of young Winston
    Forman talking of physioal challenge of playing the part
    Ward talking also about physioal
    strain involved in playing Winston
    Ward talking of his identification with Churchill & his ideals and the difference for him of this type of role
    Foreman praising Ward's performance
    Ward talking again of physical strain and about violence in the film
    Ward talking about Attenborough as a director
    Foreman talking about Ward's physical bravery
    Ward talking about being his own stunt-man
    Talking of dangers of horseriding and of the filming of the cavalry charge at Omdurman
    Foreman on same theme, telling of relief when it was all over
    Ward summing up experience as six months out of his life.

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