• Short Summary

    Egypt's leader hoists his country's flag at Port Said, amid tremendous popular enthusiasm.

  • Description

    Port Said, Egypt.

    SV. President of Egypt, Colonel Gamal Abdel Nasser waving with excited crowd running beside car. LV. Crowd with the procession nearly halted through the jubilation of the crowd. CV. Nasser in his car waving. LV. Nasser waving with the crowd surging along beside him. CV. The mob struggling round the front of his car, camera tilts to Nasser. GV. Naval craft lined up at jetty with Egyptian flag flying symbolising full Egyptian sovereignty over the Suez canal, camera pans left. GV. Nasser hoisting the flag, camera tilts up to the top of the flag pole. GV. Crowd hanging on a crane. LV. The flag pole with crowd standing round, camera tilts up to the flag at the top.

    (F.G.) (Orig "A")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    595.21
    Media URN:
    32061
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/06/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:59:00 / 01:32:50:00
    Canister:
    56/51

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