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  • Short Summary

    Liberace in sombre suit leaving London court after winning libel case against Daily Mirror.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Liberace leaving Law Courts in London.

    Various shots of the flamboyant pianist walking from courthouse to waiting car, he is protected from crowd of reporters and fans by policeman. Liberace is wearing an uncharacteristically sombre suit, he smiles at the camera. Shots are a bit wobbly in places as cameraman is jostled by crowd.

    Liberace was in court for a libel case - he won £8000 from the Daily Mirror after the "Cassandra" column implied the singer was homosexual.

    Date on dope sheet was 02/06/1959.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2734.07
    Media URN:
    80490
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1959
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:46:00 / 01:17:43:00
    Canister:
    UN 3242 A

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