• Short Summary

    President Mobutu meets members of British Trans-African Expedition and their hovercraft.

  • Description

    No title - British Trans-African Expedition go by hovercraft. Kinshasa,Congo.

    M/S hovercraft at Kinshasa. M/S British Ambassador Paul Wright with President Joseph Mobutu shaking hands with another man from the expedition. M/S blades of hovercraft. C/U side of hovercraft, pan to show writing which says "Trans-African Expedition". M/S side of hovercraft, pan to crowd of people and President Mobutu at water's edge.

    M/S side of hovercraft. Interior M/S hovercraft as party board it, including Mobutu. C/U pilot sitting in seat. Interior M/S showing passengers seated as hovercraft moves off. Top shot showing hovercraft travelling through water. M/S passengers inside hovercraft. M/S as it travels through water. M/S as hovercraft beaches. M/S crowd of people round hovercraft. M/S as they wave, pan to Mobutu amongst crowd.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2243.02
    Media URN:
    57802
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    15/02/1970
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:39:00 / 01:02:29:00
    Canister:
    70/14

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