• Short Summary

    An R.A.F. pilot flies Emir Abdullah back to Transjordan from Baghdad.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Emir Abdullah goes home.

    M/S of propellor of R.A.F. (Royal Air Force) aeroplane spinning around. M/S of Emir Abdullah and his entourage inside the aeroplane, he is being flown back to Transjordan (now Jordan) from Baghdad. M/S of the pilot looking around. C/U of Emir Abdullah looking out, various shots of him and his retinue in the aeroplane, and the scenery below. M/S as he gets out at Mafraq aerodrome and is greeted by his countrymen. M/S of him chatting and smiling about his journey. L/S of the aeroplane. The Emir presents the pilot with ornately engraved silver dagger. C/U of the dagger, the pilot puts it back in its scabbard, the camera pans up as he salutes.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1135.31
    Media URN:
    39505
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/12/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:18:00 / 01:36:16:00
    Canister:
    41/97

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