• Short Summary

    Queen Elizabeth II visits Building Exhibition in London.

  • Description

    London.

    GV. Pan, top view of the building exhibition at Olympia, London. GV. Woman pulls up garage door to reveal what looks like front door of a house. She steps inside. SV. Man in old Victorian bath, scrubbing his back. GV. Ultra modern bathroom with television screens and controls in front of it. Woman switched it on as she is sitting in bath. SV. Over woman's shoulder, showing screen. GV. Old type kitchen and bathroom combined with woman hanging stocking over bath to dry. GV. Ultra modern kitchen with washing machine in foreground. CU. Pan, Queen Elizabeth II looking at stand which reads 'Building the Modern Britain'. Queen moves away. SCU. Queen walks with Mr George Drew, High Commissioner for Canada. SV. Man making models of two Blackpool Tower with saw. SV. Queen looking on. CU. Two wooden Blackpool Towers. CU. Queen listening intently to officials. SV. Queen looking at hardboard cutter. GV. Queen with officials watches brick laying.

    (Lav. & Neg.) (Orig. Track 'B')

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1507.05
    Media URN:
    49107
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    18/11/1957
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:43:00 / 01:08:58:00
    Canister:
    57/93

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment