• Short Summary

    Sudan becomes an Independent republic after 58 years of Anglo-Egyptian rule.

  • Description

    Khartoum, Sudan.

    GV. Masses of people walking in procession (title super over). GS. People listening to speech. SCU. Proclamation being read from balcony of Sudan's House of Representatives . CU. Woman in crowd waving in front of camera and shouting. LS. House of Representatives, flag being hoisted. SCU. Premier of Sudan el-Azhari and group standing to attention as flag is hoisted. CU. Flag. GV. Assembly in House of Representatives, black man speaking into microphone. LS. Assembly sitting down. GV. Person in white robes at table. LS. Gathering outside the house, pan of massed crowds. CU. Premier el-Azhari speaking into mike. LS. Massed crowds listening. SCU. Massed crowds waving.

    (F.G.) (Orig .O.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    565.31
    Media URN:
    31454
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/01/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:30:00 / 01:34:15:00
    Canister:
    56/8

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