• Short Summary

    At a ceremony in London's Savoy Hotel, Dec 14, Home Secretary Butler presented British and Commonwealth Press photographers and film cameramen with the Britannica awards.

  • Description

    At a ceremony in London's Savoy Hotel, Dec 14, Home Secretary Butler presented British and Commonwealth Press photographers and film cameramen with the Britannica awards. Before the prize-giving, Mr. Butler said;
    In the feature news class for film cameramen, Robert Turner of the British Commonwealth International Newsfilm Agency took first prize. Another BCINA cameraman, William McConville, won first prize in the Hard News section. His film covered the rescue operations after the Agadir earthquake.

    Managing Editor of BCINA, K Dick, was on hand to receive the team prize on behalf of the agency's South African cameramen Ray Phoenix and Halford Snow.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACEOJKATLAYQ7HGOKWUXGCCWEU
    Media URN:
    VLVACEOJKATLAYQ7HGOKWUXGCCWEU
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/12/1960
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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