Winston Churchill addresses the Hague congress and appeal for unity in Europe.
Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.
Hague, Holland (Netherlands).
Panning shot of personalities milling around in garden at the Hague during the European summit. Close up shot of Mr Edouard Daladier, French Prime Minister. Mr Lesley Hore-Belisha being greeted. Shots of Anthony Eden. Delegates assembling in hall. Mr Winston Churchill arriving and walking up to platform. Churchill on platform, he shakes hands with Princess Juliana and Prince Bernhard of Holland. Close up shot of Churchill as he sits down, he smiles. Churchill lighting large cigar. Daladier in audience. Back view of Mr Paul Ramadier, former Premier of France, speaking. Mr Ramadier speaking and Churchill sitting alongside looking very glum or asleep (great footage). Woman in audience listening. Mr Paul Van Zeeland, former Prime Minster of Belgium, speaking. Mr Van Zeeland speaking. He ends speech and sits down, amid applause. Mr Hore-Belisha and Mrs Clementine Churchill listening. Mr Churchill addressing delegates. Mr Churchill speaking. He calls for Europe to unite. Good shot of Princess Juliana and Prince Bernhard listening. Delegates applauding. Churchill seated, smiling, amid applause. Plus some cuts at the end of the item.
Possibly connected with 48/39 - MD.