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  • Short Summary

    Indian Prime Minister Pandit Nehru arrives to Britain and visits Mr Attlee.

  • Description

    Heathrow Airport & Downing Street.

    Various shots of Nehru's plane taxiing in at the airport. MS. The gangway being placed into position. MS. Prime Minister of India, Pandit Nehru, followed by others, walking down gangway. He is greeted by Krishna Menon, Indian High Commissioner in London. SCU. Nehru shakes hands with another man and Menon shakes hands with woman in Nehru's party. CU. Nehru and Indian woman. MS. Menon, Nehru and others at the airport. CU. Nehru. MS. Nehru and others walking across airfield. SCU. Woman in the party following. MS. Nehru and party walk out of airport building. SCU. Nehru standing at car door chatting. MS. Nehru getting into car. Man leans in and shakes hands with him. CU. Indian flag on top of Nehru's car. SCU. Car driving off. CU. Name on plane 'Malabar Princess'. CU. Tail of plane showing Indian flag painted on it. CU. 'Air India' on plane.

    Downing Street. MS. Crowds waiting in Downing Street. Policeman in foreground. MS. Indian woman getting out of car and entering No 10. SCU. Nehru passing camera and walking into No 10. MS. Pandit Nehru, in Western style suit, posing in the doorway of No 10. He enters and door shuts. MS. Car with notice 'Pandit Nehru Remove Inhuman Insecurity Acts' and some other writings plastered on it, driving up. Man alights, shows pass to policeman. MS. Demonstrator re-enters car and drives off. LS. Car driving off. CU. Flag on front of Nehru's car. SCU. Herbert Morrison, Leader of the House of Commons, watching from doorway of No 10. MS. Nehru and two Indian women leaving No 10.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2517.18
    Media URN:
    67967
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:02:00 / 01:54:20:00
    Canister:
    UN 2182 D

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