• Short Summary

    Elizabeth Taylor receives and Academy Award for her role in 'Butterfield 8'.

  • Description

    Liz Wins Oscar. Hollywood in the United States of America.

    Several shots of the stars arriving for the 33rd Oscars ceremony including James Stewart, Tony Curtis and Janet Leigh, Yul Brynner and Peter Ustinov, crowds cheering, press photographers taking pictures etc.

    M/S Yul Brynner on stage ready to make announcement (natural sound.) "Elizabeth Taylor -" followed by loud cheers. M/S Elizabeth Taylor being escorted up gangway by Eddie Fisher. M/S Yul Brynner on stage walking towards Oscars, he picks one up and turns towards audience awaiting Elizabeth Taylor's arrival on stage. C/U Elizabeth walking across stage towards Yul Brynner she takes Brynner's hand and he leads her to the rostrum and hands her the Oscar, loud cheering, she smiles and waits for cheering to die down, she says "Oh, I don't really know how to express my gratitude for this and for everything I guess all I can do is to say thank you, thank you with all my heart". She turns and walks from rostrum with Oscar, escorted by Yul Brynner.

    Alternative spellings for search purposes - Elizabeth Taylor and Liz Taylor.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1718.34
    Media URN:
    53364
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    24/04/1961
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:17:00 / 01:50:56:00
    Canister:
    61/33

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