• Short Summary

    King Frederik and Queen Ingrid of Denmark opens British Exhibition in Copenhagen.

  • Description

    Copenhagen, Denmark.

    GV. Entrance of the British Exhibition in the Tivoli Gardens in Copenhagen. GV. Town Hall covered in British flags. LV. Flags and banners. GV. Town Hall, flags in foreground. SV. Queen Ingrid of Denmark stepping out of car outside Town Hall followed by the King Frederik of Denmark. LV. King and Queen being greeted on steps of Town Hall - pipers playing in foreground. GV. Massed crowds watching. GV. Queen Ingrid being presented with bouquet. GV. Interior, King and Queen walking to their places for opening ceremony. TV. People standing. SV. King of Denmark on rostrum about to open exhibition - he starts to speak (natural sound, English). SCV. Union Jack hanging from balcony (dubbing shot). SV. People listening (dubbing shot). STV. People standing listening, end of speech. SV. King steps down from rostrum, amidst applause. SV. Towards, walking through exhibition. SCU. King talking to officials in exhibition. SV. King walking along outside exhibition, past exhibit of boats. SV. King and Queen walking through doorway of 'Britannia' - "a real British pub", pan up to name. GV. Night Tattoo in drill ground of Rosenborg Castle. Trumpeters on wall sounding fanfare. SV. Black Watch and Gordon Highlanders marching past, & SCU. & SV. (two shots). LV. Scottish troops dancing (Highland dancing), & SV. SV. Royal Corps of Signals riding past in motorcycle pyramid. SV. Twenty-one men pyramid on six motorcycles - towards.

    (Dupe Neg.) (Title Scene 'C')

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    545.19
    Media URN:
    31122
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/10/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:03:00 / 01:25:05:00
    Canister:
    55/79

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