• Short Summary

    Mrs Roosevelt gives special message to Pathe News on her arrival in England.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "INCOMING PASSENGERS".

    Southampton, Hampshire.

    Long shot of the liner Queen Elizabeth coming alongside dock at Southampton. Alfred Hitchcock and Sir Philips Warter chatting on the upper deck. Close up shot of Sir Philip Warter, Associated British Films Chief, pan to close up shot of famous director Alfred Hitchcock. Sir Philips Warter and Hitchcock talking.

    Long shot of Mayor of Southampton, Frank Dibbens, greeting Mrs Eleanor Roosevelt, wife of the late President of US Franklin Delano Roosevelt, on deck. Mayor shaking hands with Mrs Roosevelt. Closer shot of Mrs Roosevelt.

    Long shot of Queen Elizabeth coming alongside. Pathe cameraman at work. Pathe reporter John Parsons and Sir Philip Warter - no sound. Sir Philip speaking (natural sound). He talks about distribution of British films to America and use of Elstree studios. People waving. General shot, Mrs Roosevelt. Mrs Roosevelt speaking. General view, Mrs Roosevelt speaking (natural sound). She talks about difficulties of peace and solving the problems of the present.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1424.35
    Media URN:
    46440
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    05/04/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:27:00 / 01:55:44:00
    Canister:
    48/28

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