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  • Short Summary

    Naval scenes and a variety cuts possibly some liberation scenes - Denmark ?

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    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    Naval scenes - arriving at docks.

    Various shot of large warships either in or approaching a dock. Shots of people on the sure as ship docks. M/Ss of ships docked. People cheering. More people milling around on shire. Some sailors dancing with young women. L/S of large battleship. Camera pans from right to left. Presumably German Battleship as a plane with German cross is on the deck. Senior staff on board small boat, British flag flying behind them.

    Various shots of warships in the dock many appear to belong to the Royal Navy. Shots of crowds of people on board. Several shots of unknown dignitaries making speeches inside stately building. Large gathering of people present. Royal couple standing side by side. Motorcyclist leaving stately building followed by open car with dignitaries inside. Crowds waving flags (possibly Swedish or Danish). Soldiers on parade, they salute.

    M/S of senior naval official walking down ramp from warship. Large crowds of people on the dock. Various shots of dock activity. Soldiers saluting in courtyard. L/S of stately building (maybe some sort of parliament building). Shots of British soldier on deck of ship. Shots of warship. Soldiers shaking hands with enthusiastic civilians. Various shots of British soldier, marching etc. Shots of senior military figure greeting robed figure, then making speech. Various shots of large crowds waving and cheering. Union Jack flying. Group shots of people waving and cheering some are wearing funny hats. Similar shot

    Senior looking German military official signing documents of the deck of a ship. Shots of crowds waving and cheering in town Union Jack flying. Various shots of crowds cheering as British soldiers pass by. L/S of massed crowds as man makes speech on balcony. People looking at swastikas graffiti. Similar footage. L/Ss of landing craft with soldiers on board.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:39:11:00 / 01:59:26:00
    UN 1223 A

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