• Short Summary

    Soviet leaders sign the joint communiqué on their talks with British Government.

  • Description

    London & Edinburgh, Scotland.

    The Soviet leaders make a flying visit to Edinburgh, return to London to sign the joint communiqué on their talks with the British Government and leave from Victoria for Portsmouth.

    SV. Russian aircraft (title super over). GV. Three Russian Jet aircraft TU 104 (Tupoliev) at London Airport, & SV. SV. Two Russian servicemen looking at plane. Front view,Russian Jet TU 104. SV. Marshal Nikolai Bulganin, Soviet Prime Minister, and Nikita Khrushchev, Secretary of the Soviet Communist Party, bulldozing their way through press at London Airport - they shake hands with the Russian crew. LV. Russian plane and Bulganin and Krushchev with press. SV. Interior, washroom, pan to kitchen. Edinburgh: GV. Edinburgh Castle. SCU. Bulganin and Khrushchev watching march past with army officers between them. LV. Scots band marching along. SV. Marshal Bulganin standing at the foot of the dais watching the Guard of Honour march past - first battalion Royal Scots. SCU. Bulganin at foot of dais. London: SV. Cameraman at the signing of the documents, including Mr C Baynes, Pathe News reporter. SV. Mr Selwyn Lloyd standing by chair and Mr Bulganin has just come in. SCU. Mr Krushchev just coming, making gesture with his arms. Sir Anthony Eden, British Prime Minister, is just behind him. Selwyn Lloyd tries to change to his seat. SCU. Batch of cameras. SCU. Mr Eden and Mr Bulganin just sitting down. SCU. Pathe Cameraman Baynes taking shots. SCU. Bulganin and Eden, a man standing over each of them turns over the pages - Bulganin turns to speak to Khruschev - they both start to sign and continue writing. CU. Mr Eden writing, or signing. CU. Mr Bulganin signing, pan to the smiling face of Mr Krushchev. SCU. Mr Bulganin and a man who stamps the signed document and turns over more pages. SCU. Document with Eden's name and Bulganin's name written on it, & CU. CU. Mr Eden just looking up from his signed document. SV. Mr Bulganin and Mr Eden rise from table and shake hands which goes on until the end of the scene - Mr. Gromyko stands behind them, also Jacob Malik, Soviet Ambassador to Great Britain, Selwyn Lloyd is there too.

    SV. Victoria Station Mr. Bulganin and Khruschev arriving on platform with Mr. Eden and Selwyn Lloyd. & SCU.SCU. Cameramen. SCU. Mr. Bulganin speaking at the microphone. SCU. of group looking on including Khruschev and Eden. SCU. Mr. Bulganin at the microphone speaking and behind him is Selwyn Lloyd listening. SV. Various people watching. LV. of group round microphone and Eden starts to speak. SV. Various people watching. LV. of group round microphone and Eden starts to speak(nat. snd.) SCU. of women presenting bunches of flowers to Bulganin and Khruschev a small child also gives him some, Eden looks on - Mr. Bulganin pats the cheek of the small boy and shakes hands SV. Crowd round door of train - Mr. Bulganin steps aboard Mr. Khruschev steps aboard. SV. Pan of the window on the train with Mr. Bulganin sitting there looking out - it's moving away into L.V. of train going away and on the platform stand lots of helmeted police I believe these are the motor cyclist escorts that went round with them.

    (Neg.) (Orig "H")

    Selected Originals exist for this item please see separate paperwork.

    Note: Alternative spellings for searching purposes Krushchev / Khrushchev / Khruschev.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:34:00 / 01:35:50:00

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