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  • Short Summary

    Winston Churchill on holiday - painting on fields.

  • Description

    Location Unknown / Unclear - Marrakech? 1945?

    A car on side of road, French police checking papers. Several shots of Churchill's daughter Mary on the beach. She leaves the beach in a car. Long shot of a beach. Several shots of Winston Churchill seated on field, painting. Several shots of the fields, a house, men working on field etc. Churchill walking from field towards car, local crowd looking on. The car drives off, People wave goodbye. Churchill, wife Clementine and daughter Mary leaving their villa. Police guarding the villa. Various shots of Churchill painting on field, sea, mountains, little harbour.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2147.15
    Media URN:
    63780
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:34:00 / 01:44:09:00
    Canister:
    UN 1215 B

Comments (1)

  1. Tiffany Baker says

    This does not look at all like Marrakech. For a start Marrakech is inland, so no swimming in the sea...the vegetation & the villa too do not look at all Moroccan. PE

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