• Short Summary

    The royal family attend a film premiere about the life of Louis Mountbatten. London.

  • Description

    No title - The royal family attend preview of film about Louis Mountbatten. Imperial War Museum, London.

    L/S exterior Imperial War Museum. Interior M/S Queen Elizabeth II arriving, Louis Mountbatten kisses her hand. M/S as he shakes hands with Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. Various shots as he kisses Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother who is out of picture. C/U Mountbatten kissing Queen Mother. M/S Princess Alexandra meeting people, pan to Angus Ogilvy.

    C/U Princess Alexandra talking to the producer of the film Peter Morley. M/S Duchess of Gloucester meeting Howard Thomas and others. C/U King Constantine and Queen Anne-Marie of Greece meeting people. C/U Duke of Kent talking to Queen Anne-Marie. M/S Duchess of Kent meeting personalities. M/S Prince Philip and Queen speaking to people. C/U Queen smiling. C/U Prince Philip. M/S Queen Mother meeting Peter Morley. C/U Queen Mother. M/S Prince Charles speaking to Peter Morley, etc. C/U Prince Charles.

    C/U Princess Anne. C/U Princess Margaret. C/U Anthony Armstrong-Jones, Lord Snowdon. M/S Harold and Mrs Wilson meeting Sir Philip Warter. C/U Harold Wilson. M/S as the royal family walk towards cinema. Prince Philip, Queen Mother followed by Prince Charles and Princess Anne, and the Queen and Mountbatten turn corner. C/U picture on wall of Mountbatten and his wife, Edwina, in service dress. C/U another picture Mountbatten in India. M/S pan royal family going into theatre. Princess Alexandra and Angus Ogilvy followed by King Constantine and Queen Anne-Marie. M/S Duke and Duchess of Kent. C/U Princess Margaret and Lord Snowdon. Interior M/S theatre, Queen Mother being shown to her seat. M/S Queen being shown to her seat by Mountbatten.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2087.26
    Media URN:
    57050
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    26/12/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:04:00 / 01:46:48:00
    Canister:
    68/104

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