• Short Summary

    Picturesque wedding of Princess Bahiyah of Negri Sebmilan to Raja Muda of Kedah.

  • Description

    Malaya (Malaysia).

    The bride is Princess Tengku Bahiyah, eldest daughter of the ruler of Negri Sembilan, Yang di Pertuan Besar. The groom is Raja Muda of Kedah, heir of Sultan of Kedah. LV. Bride and groom walking up steps to the dais (title super over). SV. The bride taking her seat with her attendants fussing round. TV. Crowd watching. LV. An unidentified Sultan going through the ceremony of waving the symbolic water on the heads of the bride and groom. CV. Sultan's head, camera pans to the bride and groom. LV The Chief Minister of Federation of Malaya, Tengku Abdul Rahman, mounting the steps to scatter the water. SV. Tengku's head. GV. Wedding guests. CU. Wedding cake being cut, camera pans up to show guest getting his share. GV. Exterior, guests running around throwing water over each other. SV. Bride and groom laughing.

    (Orig.Neg.) (Title scene C.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    577.14
    Media URN:
    31719
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/03/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:44:00 / 01:41:46:00
    Canister:
    56/26

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