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  • Short Summary

    John McCloy, US High Commissioner for Germany, at home with family in Homburg.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    German newsreel.

    American High Commissioner for Germany, John McCloy in Homburg with his family.

    GV McCloy with two children John (11) and Ellen (7) in garden. CU McCloy and children feeding pigeons. CU McCloy. Back view McCloy and children. LS McCloy and children meet Mrs. McCloy - he kisses them, pan to McCloy waking away. MS John McCloy Jr. on pony. MS Mrs. McCloy in sun parlour and John Jr. enters on pony.

    Doors open to reveal McCloy family playing chess. CU pan John McCloy Sr. and John Jr. playing chess. CU hand moves piece. CU McCloy makes move. CU John Jr. makes move. CU hand moving piece. GV family seated around chess table. CU McCloy. LS McCloy family get up and walk away from table.

    According to dope sheet track includes natural sound of McCloy family talking in German over chess sequence. Unfortunately soundtrack is missing.

    Date on dope sheet is 24/10/1950.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2314.23
    Media URN:
    65887
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:53:00 / 01:49:47:00
    Canister:
    UN 2291 D

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