• Short Summary

    Emperor Hirohito celebrates his 60th birthday. Tokyo, Japan.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material.

    Title - 'Portrait of Japan's Emperor on 60th birthday'.

    Tokyo.

    MS Emperor Hirohito as he enters his private laboratory. CU jars containing specimens of marine biology. MS Emperor as he inspects one of the jars. MS as he looks through microscope.

    Good shots of Japanese people crossing bridge. MS panning over crowds to show Emperor, his wife, and two sons on balcony, also Princess Michiko. CU panning along Japanese royal family showing Emperor, Prince Akihito, the Empress and Princess Michiko. MS section of crowd waving. CU Hirohito waving.

    Cataloguer's note: American commentary.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3030.08
    Media URN:
    86397
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1961
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:46:00 / 01:31:30:00
    Canister:
    UN 3491 B

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