• Short Summary

    Ceremony at India House to celebrate Indian Independence.

  • Description

    India House, London

    L.S. General shot of people taking their places at the ceremony.

    ALEXANDER, A.V. LORD OF ADMIRALTY. A.V. Alexander, Defence Minister (speaks) (Nat sound)

    MS full length portrait of Gandhi on the wall behind the platform.

    VELLODI, M.K. MS CU M.K. Vallodi, retiring High Commissioner for India speaking (nat sound). He welcomes all guests including H.C. for Pakistan, refers to heavy responsibilities now transferred to India, pays tribute to those who worked for independence. Reads messages from the King and Pandit Nehru.

    Comb. Lav.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2389.01
    Media URN:
    76216
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:10:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:10:13:00
    Canister:
    UN 1791 A

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