• Short Summary

    A Soviet film 'The Cranes Are Flying' gets a premiere in Washington.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material -

    Title reads: "Films Mark US-Soviet Cultural Exchange". American voiceovered newsreel material.

    Washington DC, United States of America (USA).

    LS Crowd outside Metropolitan Cinema. CU placard 'The Cranes Are Flying". MS of people entering cinema. MS Mr Christian Herter, US Secretary of State arriving. MS of cameramen. MS of Mr Herter's assistant, William Lacey and wife arriving. MS Director of United States Information Agency George C. Allen and wife arriving. MS President of Motion Picture Association, Eric Johnston and wife arriving. MS People entering theatre. LS of Cinema placard reading American Premiere. MS Mr Johnston speaking. MS audience. MS of Soviet Actress Speaking. CU audience applauding.

    (Comb.F.G.) Old record suggests that this material dates from around 12/11/1959.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2756.04
    Media URN:
    81227
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:22:00 / 01:03:27:00
    Canister:
    UN 3284 A

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