• Short Summary

    The Russian President Khrushchev is deposed and replaced by Leonid Brezhniv. Moscow.

  • Description

    Khrushchev Sensation. Moscow, Russia.

    Zoom in Kremlin. L/S Mr. Khrushchev at speakers rostrum. M/S People listening. C/U Mr Nikita Khrushchev. M/S Exterior Mr.Soames and Mr. Alexei Kosygin at British Trade Fair. M/S Scots band outside. C/U Of Mr. Kosygin inside the fair with other people. L/S Mr. Leonid Brezhnev receiving the British Ambassador. Of Brezhnev with two other people. C/U Brezhnev. M/S Of Mr. Wilson with Khrushchev. C/U Man at conference table. M/S Mr. Khrushchev and Mr. Wilson at conference table. C/U Mr. Khruschev at conference table. C/U Mr. Harold Wilson the new Prime Minister at Conference table.

    L/S Ballet boxes being taken into counting buildings at Mr. Wilson's constituency. M/S Mr Harold Wilson getting out of car and walking towards building. M/S Crowd waving to Mr. Wilson. M/S Mr. Wilson with his wife. L/S Counting in progress. M/S Mr. Wilson walking round watching the counting. M/S Counting in progress. M/S Pan. Mr. Wilson walking towards and holding his hands up to his supporters. M/S His supporters applauding Nat sound starts. M/S The returning officer announcing Mr. Wilson's votes. The announcement is followed by loud cheers. M/S Crowd cheering. M/S Mr. Wilson making speech, and then kisses his wife. Nat sound ends.

    (Orig.Neg.) (Library shots underlined in red)

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:43:00 / 01:49:42:00

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