• Short Summary

    Danish theme week in London to promote Scandinavian goods.

  • Description

    No title. Danish week - Denmark in Britain '68.

    L/S Danish corvette coming under Tower Bridge. L/S ditto. L/S as the corvette is turned by a tug. L/S Viking Long Ship coming down River Thames. L/S Tivoli trumpeters on bank, pan to the long ship coming alongside. C/U figurehead. L/S boys scouts in the Long Ship. C/U ditto.

    M/S Danish ambassador Erling Kristiansen talking to Tivoli trumpeters outside exhibition in Battersea Park. C/U the Ambassador. L/S "At Home With The Danes" exhibition. Angle shot tower outside exhibit marquee. Various shots mannequins dressed as Viking. Angle shot light fittings and television sets on show. C/U sign: "Danish Gift Shop". C/U Danish cutlery, pan to clothing. M/S Danish girls serving cheese. C/U Danish girl and cheese board.

    L/S modern Danish-style house. Panning shot woman in kitchen using modern appliances. M/S man and girl sitting at dining table. M/S as woman serves them.

    L/S Danish flags hanging over Oxford St. L/S train arriving at Liverpool Street bringing King Frederik of Denmark. M/S VIPs waiting to greet King. M/S King being greeted. L/S crowd of Tivoli Garden Boy's Guards Band waiting on platform to meet King. C/U ditto. C/U press photographers. M/S the King of Denmark talking to people.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2059.41
    Media URN:
    56732
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    28/04/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:55:00 / 01:58:40:00
    Canister:
    68/35

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