• Short Summary

    Build up for the General Election.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "ELECTION PRELUDE".

    London.

    Houses of Parliament - shot taken from south side of Thames.

    Three nurses passing the camera. Several shots of the people going to poling station to vote.

    Crowds cheering the election results of Emanuel Shinwell and Ramsay MacDonald in the 1935 election. Shinwell being cheered after his victory in the 1935 election.

    Close up shot of a clock at night. Time 11-45 p.m. (1935).

    Crowds at night in Piccadilly Circus (1935).

    Close up shots of various people voicing their opinions. Several shots of the different parties election posters.

    Houses of Parliament from south side of the river.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1157.12
    Media URN:
    40057
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/06/1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:30:00 / 01:31:53:00
    Canister:
    45/52

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