• Short Summary

    King Edward VIII unveils Canadian war memorial at Vimy.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: THE KING UNVEILS VIMY MEMORIAL
    (Part Mute)

    FRANCE: Vimy:
    EXT
    Air views / Aerials of Vimy War Memorial.
    Gen. view of memorial.
    Long view pan.
    King dward VIII and Albert Lebrun (French President)
    Semi view of King and Lebrun inspecting War Veterans.
    Gen. view of crowd.
    Long view pan. of 12 planes flying overhead.
    Gen. view and semi view of inspection Veterans in background.
    Semi view of war Veterans with medals.
    CU of medals.
    Semi top view of King amongst War Veterans.
    CU of King taking to Veterans.
    Long view of King and others walking up memorial steps.
    CU pan. King walks on memorial.
    Gen. view of memorial and crowd.
    Long view King walks over to stand.
    CU King talking.
    Gen. view pan. from memorial to crowd.
    Long view of crowd.
    Long view of King standing on Memorial making speech SOT
    CU King making speech.
    Gen. view and longview of crowd.
    Semi view of King unveiling statue.
    Gen. view of memorial.
    Top view of crowd.
    Ground shot of flags held by veterans dipped in salute.
    Shot of sailors, memorial in b/g.
    Long view pillars of memorial.
    Semi view of Cloud over memorial.
    Long view pillars of memorial.
    Gen. view of memorial. Long view of memorial.

    KEYWORDS:
    Royalty / Edward VIII of Great Britain 1936 / Duke of Windsor (1894-1936) / World War I / Ceremonies / Memorial / France / British Empire / Canada
    Background: King Edward VIII unveils Canadian war memorial at Vimy.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA62QY7A32A916IYWLHLVEKQLH1
    Media URN:
    VLVA62QY7A32A916IYWLHLVEKQLH1
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/07/1936
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment