LS. Elevated shot of a mass crowd panning to a flat roofed building on the bank of a river. Various shots of people marching through streets in Baghdad with banners, demonstrating against partition of the Palestine. They are young partisans of the Arab League. Various shots of mounted escort preceding the car of the President of the Lebanon who arrives for a military ceremony. CU. The President of Lebanon, Bisharah Khouri, and the Prince Regent of Iraq, Abdul Illah, driving past in car. Several shots of a large eastern building. LS. Back view of the President standing in car in the parade ground. Ranks of troops in background. LS. He inspects the troops - very dark shots. MS The Prince Regent takes the salute at the military parade while the President stands beside him. LS. Armoured cars passing. CU. The Prince Regent saluting, panning to the President. CU. Armoured cars passing. CU. The Prince Regent and the President. More shots of armoured cars and artillery guns passing and personalities watching parade.
Date found in the old record - 19/12/1947.
- Religion & Politics
- Temporary workspace: 3.7.2009 22:10 Temporary workspace: 16.6.2009 21:32 Iraq Esho Iraq Middle East MuCEM - Jerusalem / Palestine 1948 Iraq Palestine iraq Untitled Workspace Hadrian-02 Hadrian-04 Hadrian 05 avny 2 Iraq Baghdad 1940s-1960s Iraq and Iran Middle East _Iraq DBIH The Partition Debate IRAQ Oct 12/17 Anita 1950s and 1960s Baghdad