• Short Summary

    Indian leaders meet to discuss the future of their country.

  • Description

    Item title reads - India decides.

    M/S of Sir Stafford Cripps and Lord Pethick-Lawrence on their return from India. Navy Chief Lord A.V. Alexander gets off the aeroplane and is greeted by his wife, daughter and young niece Jennifer. He walks along and makes speech saying they have made progress and co-operation between Indian people is needed. M/S of Mohammed Ali Jinnah, Muslim leader. M/S of Mahatma Gandhi. M/S of Pandit Nehru of the Congress party. Tara Singh represents Sikhs, Maulana Azad is President of congress. Adbul Gaffar Khan speaks. M/S of Gandhi listening.

    Cataloguer's note: this story relates to the decolonization of India.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1404.09
    Media URN:
    45683
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    04/07/1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:18:00 / 01:15:42:00
    Canister:
    46/53

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