• Short Summary

    At home in Switzerland, Chaplin receives a 5 million French franc Peace Prize.

  • Description

    Corsier-sur-Vevey, Switzerland.

    Shots of Villa Manoir Du Ban. Reporters in garden. Michael one of Chaplin's sons, with his dog looking out from behind window. Geraldine (daughter) playing in garden. Shots of Michael and sisters Josephine and Geraldine, playing. Oona Chaplin calling the children. Mrs.Chaplin with Eugene in her arms (last born). The village school, where Chaplin children are studying. School children coming out of class. CU.Josephine (with plaits). CU.Michael. Reporters with personalities, during the ceremony of prize giving. Charlie Chaplin in centre of group. Mr.Richard Sying speaking. Charlie Chaplin listening, then looking at diploma. Charlie Chaplin showing diploma to newspapermen. CU.Diploma. Mr.Chaplin and Mr.Sying shaking hands.

    Dupe.Neg.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2616.05
    Media URN:
    78108
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1954
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:42:00 / 01:16:04:00
    Canister:
    UN 2626 E

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "Corsier-sur-Vevy" should read Corsier-sur-Vevey.

    "Ceremony of prize giving" - the prize Chaplin is receiving is the "International Peace Prize", awarded by the World Council of Peace (AKA World Peace Council).

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