• Short Summary

    Prince William did not get the VIP treatment and this seems to be the Policy of the High Commission and the Nigerian Authorities to treat him as 3rd Secretary of the High Commission.

  • Description


    Roll 3 of Cotonou becomes after 55ft


    1.
    People, relatives, visitors rushing towards gangway of "Aureol"


    2.
    The Gangway


    3.
    Prince William Posing with Director of BIS David Condon who points out the skyline of lagos to the Prince from Board of M.V. AUREOL



    Roll 2


    4.
    Cut ins and Atmosphere: People waiting at Gangway, coming up , mother and child, British sailor etc.


    5.
    David Condon leaving over VIP gangway with new appointed Deputy High commissioner of U.K. for Kaduna, capital Northern Nigeria Mr. Laird the Aureol


    6.
    The Prince leaving the ship 4 hours later with other normal passengers through the big Gangway towards Customs. sev. shots



    No possibilities of filming in the Customs room



    Remaining 45 ft of Roll 2



    Off loading of Diesel Locomotive for Nigerian Railways with big crane. Please keep in Library for the coming Lagos situationer. Such big offloading a very rare event.




    Initials



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Prince William did not get the VIP treatment and this seems to be the Policy of the High Commission and the Nigerian Authorities to treat him as 3rd Secretary of the High Commission. I was told that he took active part in the board live winning the single deck tennis championship.(see cutting)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAA5X2CQFGX5BCYLTPFX30DHOOC
    Media URN:
    VLVAA5X2CQFGX5BCYLTPFX30DHOOC
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/12/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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