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  • Short Summary

    Floodlights illuminate Buckingham Palace and Big Ben.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "London in Fairyland! Floodlighting for Worlds Illumination Congress, shows famous buildings in new and beautiful guise."

    London.

    Shot of darkness - a building slowly is revealed by floodlights. Shot of a row of floodlights. More floodlights are switched on and the building is revealed as Buckingham Palace.

    More shots of floodlights. LS of floodlit Buckingham Palace.

    Floodlights are switched on to illuminate the clock tower of the Palace of Westminster (Big Ben). Tilt up tower.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    865.12
    Media URN:
    12665
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/08/1931
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:05:00 / 01:19:01:00
    Canister:
    31/70

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