• Short Summary

    Anti-Vietnam protests: peaceful demo by mothers and CND demo in Trafalgar Square.

  • Description

    No title. Mothering Sunday brings more protests for peace in Vietnam - anti-Vietnam demonstrations, London.

    Low angle shot showing the eagle on top of the American Embassy. M/S American Embassy showing few policemen standing outside. C/U of women's feet marching past. M/S women carrying antiwar banners past the embassy, pan to little girl holding bouquet of flowers. M/S marchers carrying banner: "Aid the Children of Vietnam". M/S more marchers, showing little girl in pushchair. C/U marchers. C/U more marchers, pan to American Embassy. L/S the American Embassy showing marching mothers and children going past.

    L/S of Trafalgar Square, showing masses of people gathered for Youth Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament (CND). L/S Trafalgar Square. L/S woman making speech at microphone surrounded by mass of people. L/S mass of people in Whitehall. M/S mass of people being held back by cordon of police. M/S ditto. Top shot mass of heads belonging to police and civilians. M/S policeman pick up man sitting on ground in peaceful protest and carry him off. M/S policeman picks up man sitting on ground. M/S two policemen pull girl up from the ground, she walks away between them. Top shot showing mass of people in Whitehall.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2053.29
    Media URN:
    56648
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/03/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:05:00 / 01:45:23:00
    Canister:
    68/26

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