• Short Summary

    After a 4-week cruise in the Mediterranean and the Aegean sea, Sir Winston and Lady Churchill, left Athens for London, August 4.

  • Description

    1.
    Aristotle Onassis seen chatting with his director at Athens airport on Sir Winston's flight to London.


    2.
    Sir Winston arrives at VIP's area of the airport. He is helped by his bodyguard Jonhson and other members of his suite to get off the car.


    3.
    Various shots of Sir Winston and Lady Churchill with Onassis, the Montagues and other personalities.


    4.
    Sir Winston and Lady Churchill accompanied by their friends head towards the Olympic Comet and get aboard.


    5.
    The "father of victory" is now waving his hand from the top of the gangway and enters the plane.


    6.
    The Olympic "Comet" plane; the plane rolls off.




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    Background: After a 4-week cruise in the Mediterranean and the Aegean sea, Sir Winston and Lady Churchill, left Athens for London, August 4. At the airport to see him off was his close friend, ship-owner, Aristotle Onassis, who had been their host aboard his yacht "Christina".

    During the cruise the yacht called at the Yugoslavian port of Split, where Sir Winston met President Tito for the first time in seven years. The rest of the party, including ballerina Margot Fonteyn, are due to continue their holiday into the Black Sea.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA58E06LMPF1GQ55LOFEGF3O5OK
    Media URN:
    VLVA58E06LMPF1GQ55LOFEGF3O5OK
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/08/1960
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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