• Short Summary

    Excellent colour footage of Prince Rainier and family in Monaco.

  • Description

    Monaco.

    Tracking shots of road ahead taken from moving car. The camera pans to the left to reveal Prince Rainier as the driver of the vehicle. L/S of road on sea front. Buildings in background. L/Ss of Monaco Palace. L/Ss of changing of the guard in progress watched by crowd who take photos. L/S of vase of red flowers pan to show very decorative regal room in the palace. M/S of palace corridor. Pan to show courtyard. M/Ss of Prince Rainier sitting round table with several politicians. L/Ss of block of flats. Pan to show demolished flats. L/S of the harbour. L/Ss of Prince Rainier helping his daughter climb into vintage car. He also climbs in. C/U of his son pretending to drive another car. Several shots of Prince Rainier driving old car round courtyard. His daughter waves from the car.

    Various shots Grand Prix cars racing round the Monte Carlo streets. M/S of the winner Graham Hill slowing down and stopping in car. He is surrounded by people. M/S of Hill being presented with trophy by Prince Rainier and Princess Grace (Grace Kelly). L/Ss and M/Ss of people standing outside stately building. M/S of guards holding flags. M/S of guard saluting. M/S of Rainier's daughter unveiling large bust of former British Prime Minister Sir Winston Churchill. C/U of the bust. M/S and C/U of Rainier feeding seals in zoo with Princess Grace and children. M/S of the children feeding fish to penguins watched by Princess Grace. Several shots of Prince Rainier and children looking out from balcony at the harbour.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2205.14
    Media URN:
    57278
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    29/05/1969
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:03:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:03:00 / 01:43:12:00
    Canister:
    69/44

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