Gathering at the 85th birthday of Jean Sibelius
JEAN SIBELIUS 85th BIRTHDAY
LS. Avenue of flags in the snow. LS. House seen through trees. LS. MS. People gathering on verandah of house (2 shots) LS. Car drawn up in road outside house. MS. People waiting on verandah. MS Coat of Arms on front of car. MS. Back view several top-hatted men walking up to house. SCU. People at the reception. CU. Old woman, probably Sibelius' wife. SCU. Guests. CU. Sibelius. SCU President of Finland, Juo Kusti Paasikivi reading message of congratulation. SCU. Pan along Ministers to President Paasikivi reading. SCU. Sibelius and Paasikivi. SCU. Three men looking on. SCU. Paasikivi handing citation to Sibelius. MS. Guests. CU. Sibelius; wife holding box. SCU. Over mike of Sibelius and Paasikivi chatting. MS. Guests. FCU. Side face of Sibelius.