• Short Summary

    Winston Churchill is awarded honorary degree at London University.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    Churchill degree. London University.

    L/S stairway into hall of the Senate House with procession of Chancellors coming down. M/S Chancellors passing camera. C/U Lord Beveridge in doctor's robes. M/S Chancellor entering the William Beveridge Hall. M/S Chancellors going to their seats. Churchill visible in background. M/S Churchill kneeling before Chancellor during conferment ceremony pan round to audience. L/S the rostrum. Churchill standing up. M/S Churchill standing up. L/S of official speaking. M/S of Churchill walks over to speaker. Shots of audience. Shots of Churchill giving speech of thanks. L/S of Chancellor speaking. At end of his speech Sir Alexander Fleming walks across to him. Fleming kneels to receive degree. L/S rostrum with Chancellor speaking.

    Note: Cuts for 48/95.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2232.16
    Media URN:
    64880
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:07:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:49:00 / 01:56:40:00
    Canister:
    UN 2027 A

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