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  • Short Summary

    Film actress Mara Lane visits British Army in Hannover, Germany, for premiere of her film.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued footage - dates and locations may be unclear or unknown.

    Hannover, Germany - May 1953.

    Various shots of brunette actress Mara Lane arriving at Hannover airport and being greeted by army officials. She is here to attend premiere of the film 'Innocents In Paris', in which she stars, at the BAOR (British Army of the Rhine) headquarters. Mara looks very glam in sunglasses and fitted tartan jacket and is accompanied by Major General Watson and Brigadier Soden on her way out of the airport. They pause at the car and Mara pouts.

    C/U of cinema sign reading 'AKC'; pan to Mara with Scotch Regiment Officer getting into a jeep while a man holds an umbrella over Mara. Mara waves as they drive off. C/U of sign 'North Chatham Barracks - 1st Canadian Highland Battalion'. M/S of Mara and Canadian troops entering cinema. C/U of sign reading 'ICDN HIGHLAND BN OFFICERS' MESS'. M/S of Mara Lane coming out of officer's mess with Scottish officers and posing at the entrance.

    (Used in AKC 332.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2496.03
    Media URN:
    67669
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:20:00 / 01:12:27:00
    Canister:
    UN 2528 D

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "Brigadier Soden" is James Soden.

    "cinema sign reading AKC" - that stands for Army Kinematograph Corps.

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