• Short Summary

    Start of the trial of a man who killed President Kennedy.

  • Description

    United States of America (USA).

    Title reads 'Ruby Trial in Dallas'.

    LV. Exterior of Dallas Court at start of a trial of Jack Ruby, assassin of the man who killed President Kennedy. GV. Front of building with large words 'Dallas Country Criminal Courts'. MS. Section of the road where President John F. Kennedy was assassinated, flowers mark the spot. LS. The building from where the assassin shot the fatal shots. Pan up a building "Texas Book Depository", and resting on the window of the shooting. Jack Ruby surrounded by police moving along the court corridor. Mass of press taking the photographs. He enters a room with police at door. Men being searched before entering the courtroom. Press taking photographs. Defence attorney arriving and being mobbed by the press. He calls for acquittal - says voiceover. District attorney arriving and is mobbed by the press. Judge arriving and entering courtroom. Several shots of the jury room. Several shots of Jack Ruby arriving to courthouse.

    (Comb.F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 20/02/1964.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3159.37
    Media URN:
    88818
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1964
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:58:21:00 / 02:00:32:00
    Canister:
    UN 3867 G

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