A rush copy showing the launching of the liner "Queen Elizabeth" and huge crowds gathered to watch.
Item title reads - The "Queen Elizabeth" launched - rush copy.
L/S of huge crowds gathered on the dock, the camera pans across them. L/S of the liner "Queen Elizabeth" sliding into the sea as everyone waves. Various shots of the ship as Rule Britannia is played. L/S of the crowds again.
Note: Some of this footage appears in Titanic film "A Night to Remember" (1958)