• Short Summary

    Beatle-mania stretches to Australia. Ringo joins the band late after illness.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Beatles Conquer Aussies".

    Adelaide, Australia. Beatle-mania stretches to Australia. Ringo joins the band late after illness.

    GV Beatles plane arriving in Adelaide. SV Crowd holding banner "Hi Cobbers". SV The Beatles led by John Lennon followed by George Harrison coming down steps from aircraft. SV The Beatles with Jimmy Nicol posing for photographs on the steps (he is standing in for Ringo Starr). SV Paul McCartney walking towards camera and he throws his coat at the camera.

    SV The Beatles entering interview room. Nat sound starts The first question is asked Nat sound goes on. The Question "Are you millionaires yet?" is asked individually. Nat sound finishes. CU Paul McCartney leaving the interview room.

    GV Screaming girls at Sydney Airport awaiting the arrival of Ringo. CU Sobbing girl. CU Int. Ringo. CU Rings on Ringo's fingers. CU Ringo. SV Ext. Cheering girls. SV Ringo holding a Koala bear and his passport. Brian Epstein is just behind him, just before they board the plane to Adelaide Ringo waves to the crowd. GV The crowd waving back.

    GV In Adelaide with the rest of the group in car going past camera. GV The mass crowds around the car. GV ditto. The car is flanked by mounted police. SV Police escorting girl away from the crowd. LV Beatles waving from balcony. GV The crowd waving back. LV The Beatles waving from the balcony. GV The mass crowds in front of the building.

    (F.G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1763.11
    Media URN:
    54531
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    29/06/1964
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:26:00 / 01:45:48:00
    Canister:
    64/53

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