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  • Short Summary

    Queen Elizabeth II and Duke at Warner Theatre to see premiere of "Conquest of Everest".

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    London

    LS Night shot, exterior of Warner cinema, in neon lights "The Conquest of Everest - The Film of the 1953 Expedition". MS Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, are presented to guests by Colonel John Hunt ?, the Queen is given a bouquet by Susan Hunt, daughter of John Hunt, and the Duke is presented with a document. Royal Party make their way up stairs to royal circle.

    Various shots of model of Sir Edmund Hillary and and Mt Everest on display in the foyer. The Queen with Tom Stobart looking at the tent on display (out of focus). (3 shots). MS Queen being presented to a long line of guests at the cinema. MS Celebrities in auditorium. Queen being presented to guests. MS Queen looks at display in foyer (out of focus).

    Pan down exterior Warner cinema to entrance. Various shots, poor picture quality, entrance with guests arriving. LS Queen and Royal party arriving. LS Exterior of Warner cinema.

    Note: Unused shots and offcuts from item 53/83.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2992.04
    Media URN:
    85697
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1953
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:07:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:17:00 / 01:13:39:00
    Canister:
    UN 3530 A

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