• Short Summary

    Emperors of Egypt, Saudi Arabia and Ethiopia meet Mr Churchill and Mr Roosevelt.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "KINGS OF THE EAST WITH PREMIER & PRESIDENT".

    Egypt.

    Several shots of the American President Franklin Delano Roosevelt, John Gilbert Winant US Ambassador to Britain and Mr Stettinius, American Secretary of State, seated in a group onboard a destroyer.

    King Farouk of Egypt boarding an American destroyer. King Farouk shaking hands with President Roosevelt and his daughter Anna (Mrs John Boettiger). Close up shot of King Farouk and President Roosevelt chatting and laughing.

    Emperor of Ethiopia (Abyssinia) Haile Selassie boarding American destroyer. Several shots of Haile Selassie shaking hands and chatting with President Roosevelt.

    Several shots of line of cars driving along desert road arriving to a village where meeting between Britain's Prime Minster and King of Saudi Arabia is to take place.

    Britain's Prime Minister Mr Winston Churchill, King of Saudi Arabia Ibn Saud and Britain's Foreign Minister Anthony Eden standing, talking.

    In Cairo, Mr Eden and Lord Killearn met with King Farouk and Ahmed Maher Pasha.

    Group of men including Lord Killearn, British Ambassador to Egypt, Ahmed Maher Pasha, Prime Minister of Egypt (who was assassinated shortly after) and Mr Eden talking.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1145.18
    Media URN:
    39766
    hd format:
    HD Cam
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:37:00 / 01:42:39:00
    Canister:
    45/19

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