• Short Summary

    The Beatles collect their MBEs at Buckingham Palace.

  • Description

    Title reads: "BEATLES AT PALACE".

    The Beatles go to Buckingham Palace to receive their MBEs, London.

    Panning shot crowds of screaming fans outside Buckingham Palace. M/S section of the crowd showing girls wearing men's shirts with slogans written on them. M/S two boys with mop-top hair.

    M/S The Beatles in the Buckingham Palace Forecourt holding their awards, from left to right they are: Ringo Starr, John Lennon, Paul McCartney and George Harrison. C/U George, pan to Paul, John and Ringo. C/U the awards, pan up to the Beatles.

    M/S crowds jumping and shouting outside the gates. C/U girls shouting and screaming. Pan to the Beatles Rolls Royce driving past camera towards the gate, Ringo gives thumbs up from back window. M/S crowd being held back by police at gate. C/U girls shouting and screaming. Panning shot as the car comes out of the gates, some of the girls break through the barriers and chase after it - looks close to being a riot.

    Sound track includes Beatles songs "All My Loving" and "I Feel Fine".

    MBE = Most Excellent Order of the British Empire.

    Note: list from Palace giving list of names of people at investiture on file.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1820.31
    Media URN:
    55659
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    28/10/1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:43:00 / 01:53:56:00
    Canister:
    65/87

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