• Short Summary

    Sir Winston Churchill unveils a statue of himself at London's Guildhall.

  • Description

    Guildhall, London.

    SV. Sir Winston Churchill getting out of car outside Guildhall. SV. Exterior, Guildhall with pike men in foreground. GV. Interior, crowded Guildhall with veiled statue on dais. SCU. Guests. SCU. Sir Winston Churchill sitting on dais beside veiled statue, Lord Mayor Sir Harold Walter Seymour Howard, is giving his address. SCU. Sir Anthony Eden watching. SV. Lord Mayor as he pulls cord to unveil statue. Sir Winston then turns in his chair to see statue. CU. Statue. SV. Sir Winston Churchill standing at microphone addressing audience, he says (natural sound): "My Lords, Ladies and gentlemen... it seems to be such a very good likeness..." CU. & SV. Statue, work of sculptor Oscar Nemon.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    531.42
    Media URN:
    30888
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    27/06/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:52:52:00 / 01:54:23:00
    Canister:
    55/51

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