• Short Summary

    British and Russian troops meet in Iran, and Shah Shahpur Mohammed Riza goes to Parliament.

  • Description

    Item title reads - More news pictures from Iran.

    M/S of British General meeting Russian Divisional Commander outside Kasvin, they shake hands. L/S as they walk to their troops. Various shots as the troops come forward and meet each other. M/S's as tank drives past, they inspect each other's armoured equipment. An Indian soldier shows his Kookry knife to the Russian soldiers. M/S of feast in officers' mess, Various shots as they drink a toast to each other. M/S's of soldiers marching and driving towards Teheran.

    L/S of people lining the street. M/S as car draws up to Parliament and the new Shah, Shahpur Mohammed Riza, gets out to take over reins of office. Various dark interior shots as he takes the oath and signs his name. M/S of Iran's flag flying on the building. Various shots as he emerges and gets in his car which drives away. Various shots of crowds and soldiers.

    Cataloguer's note: There is an identical combined print version of the story with film ID number 1135.13.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1135.04
    Media URN:
    39478
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    23/10/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:46:00 / 01:06:10:00
    Canister:
    41/85

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