• Short Summary

    Footage of the Queen's visit to Karachi in Pakistan.

  • Description

    From India to Pakistan.


    L/Ss of buildings and large crowds. Several shots of Queen Elizabeth II being driven through the streets in open topped car with President Ayub Khan. M/Ss Ladies seated at table. M/S Another group at table. Several shots of young women wearing Pakistani fashions. L/S Karachi ladies lining up to greet the Queen. M/S Three women seated at table. L/S Women lined up. C/U feet of girls pan up to C/U of girl. C/U pan down girl in national dress holding pot. C/U Girls feet with rings on her toes. C/U Pakistan girl in national costume. C/U Girls hands smothered in rings and jewellery. M/S of little blind girl handing the Queen a large bouquet of flowers.

    M/S Very colourful Indian women standing in line in front of the Shiv Niwas Palace in Udaipur, awaiting the arrival of the Queen and Duke of Edinburgh (Prince Philip). M/S Two Indian women completely covered in Saris. Several shots of the Queen with the Maharana greeting numerous dignitaries. The Queen and Duke are driven to jetty by car. L/S Crowds of Indians seated on the river bank. L/Ss of the Queen and Duke boarding a motor launch to take them a cross to the Maharana's water palace. C/U Indian women seated on steps of jetty watching. L/S Indian women with children watching from jetty. L/Ss of the boat leaving, the palace can be see in the background.

    Cataloguer's note: Technicolor out takes exist on the same tape. For more colour footage of the Queen on tour in India, see the documentary 'The Royal Tour of India' on Pathe Master Tape *PM1205*.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:33:00 / 01:14:47:00

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