• Short Summary

    Independence Day festivities in New Delhi.

  • Description

    New Delhi, India.

    SLV. President Prasad's carriage arriving and Pandit Nehru walks towards to receive him (title super over). CU. President's mounted body guard. SLV. Prime Minister Nehru greeting the President as he steps from carriage and walks towards dais. CU. Crowd. BGV. War memorial gate. Mechanised units passing in procession. SLV. Mechanised units passing saluting base in procession. CU. Tank passing camera. CU. VIP's sitting down watching. SCU. & CU. Decorated elephants passing camera. SLV. Display of tableau on very long lorry. CU. Air / Sea Rescue Squad passing.

    (Orig.Neg.) (Title scene L.)

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    563.03
    Media URN:
    31596
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    06/02/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:53:00 / 01:02:29:00
    Canister:
    56/11

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