• Short Summary

    The Viceroy's Bodyguard, all Indian men, is claimed to be one of the best guards in the world.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "New Delhi - HIS EXCELLENCY THE VICEROY'S BODYGUARD - by special permission filmed for first time by our cameraman now travelling in the East.

    New Delhi, India.

    Guardsmen on horseback riding towards camera. They are all Indian. Close up shot of the face of one of the guardsmen. They are Viceroy's Bodyguard. Viceroy on horseback looking on.

    Guardsmen lined up in front of a building, probably Vicegeral Palace in Delhi. A boy runs towards them and cleans their boots with a big cloth. An officer inspect the guards. Guardsmen entering the building after inspection.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    785.07
    Media URN:
    9589
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    16/04/1934
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:27:00 / 01:09:47:00
    Canister:
    34/31

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