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  • Short Summary

    A delegation of politicians from Sri Lanka pay a visit to Russia.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material -

    Moscow, Russia, Soviet Union, USSR.

    MS Terminal building of Moscow Airport. CU Flags flying. MS Crowd. MS Women waiting at airport with bunches of flower. Various shots of delegates arriving at airport headed by Senator C Vijesinghe, delegation is welcomed by Otto Kuusinen, Mikhail Georgeadze. Among the welcomers is Sir Patrick Reilly, Ambassador for Great Britain to the USSR. CU Man speaking into microphone. Panning shot of Ceylon (Sri Lankan) delegates holding bouquets of flowers. CU Senator C. Vijesinghe. MS Delegates shaking hands. MS Ceylon delegates walking to their cars and the cars driving off. MS Flags.

    Various shots of Ceylon delegates entering building and being welcomed by P Lebanov and P Komarov. VS of them seated and having refreshments and friendly conversation. CU Chandeliers. Walking shot of delegates. GV Building.

    (F/G) Old record suggests material dates from around 01/05/1957.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2844.05
    Media URN:
    82784
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1957
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:15:00 / 01:21:42:00
    Canister:
    UN 2958 A

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