• Short Summary

    Crowds gather to commemorate the symbolic end of World War I on 11 November

  • Description

    ENGLAND: London:
    EXT

    SCU calender page with date: hand coming into scene to turn page TITLE: Thursday 10 NOVEMBER

    (5ft)

    Video Roll Title: Armistice Day in London Cenotaph etc: 590ft


    SCU clock (big Ben) ticking away towards eleven o'clock

    (24ft)


    LV Big Ben, marking eleven o'clock on tower

    (55ft)


    MV woman selling poppies out of box marked: EARL HAIG'S BRITISH LEGION APPEAL FOR EX-SERVICE MEN OF ALL RANKS. TO-DAY IS REMEMBRANCE DAY.

    (60ft)


    MLV people standing outside St. Paul's and on steps of church

    (75ft)


    MV chauffeur in uniform and decorated, starting up engine of car

    (88ft)


    MV lady selling poppies to people in car

    (101ft)


    MV policeman standing in road, directing traffic, lady selling him poppy

    (115ft)


    GV PAN & MLV crowd in streets (mostly with poppies!), open-top double-decker buses, horse-drawn carriages etc.

    (189ft)


    ELEVATED GV crowd massed on sides of avenue awaiting procession

    (206ft)


    ELEVATED GV procession along towards monument where military personnel are standing to attention with flags

    (219ft)


    ELEVATED GV scene around the monument (sev. shots)

    (243ft)


    CUTS FOLLOWING FROM THIS POINT: CROWDS AROUND TRAFALGAR SQUARD: MILITARY PARADE AND PROCESSION TOWARDS CENOTAPH, CEREMONY AT CENOTAPH, TITLE: 500 little victims of the "war to end war" -- orphans at Duke of York's Military School, Dover. SEV. SHOTS CHILDREN MARCHING IN GROUPS AROUND CROSS.

    (590ft)

    remembering, soldiers, remembrance, ceremony, parade, memorial, Poppy Day, Veterans Day
    Background: Crowds gather to commemorate the symbolic end of World War I on 11 November

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4FV23V5DXHE9PPHB02V8S8ZX1
    Media URN:
    VLVA4FV23V5DXHE9PPHB02V8S8ZX1
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/11/1927
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:03:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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