• Short Summary

    Prince Badouin takes a Royal oath in Brussels and Churchill receives the Freedom of Nancy.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "News From Abroad".

    Brussels, Belgium. Prince Badouin takes a Royal oath.

    LV Belgian Chamber of Deputies. SV Prince Badouin alighting from car. Waits nervously around. LV Elevated Prince Badouin walking past troops. LV interior chamber of deputies. MV Prince Badouin lifts hand to take oath. A Communist Deputy shouts 'Vive le Republic'. House dissolves into uproar. MV Deputies applauding. MV Frans van Cauwelaert, President of the Belgian House of Representatives calls for order. LV Quietened chamber. MV Prince Badouin taking oath. Applause after. MV Prince Badouin surrounded by clapping deputies.

    (Dupe.Neg.) (Orig.Track.I.)

    Nancy, France. Winston Churchill receives the Freedom of the City.

    LV Mr Churchill on balcony of Town Hall at Nancy. SV Side view Churchill on balcony. MV Back view of Churchill. Vast crowd on terrace. SV Civic dignitaries inside Town Hall. MV Mr Churchill receiving freedom. CU The scroll of freedom. SV Exterior crowd applauding. SV Towards Churchill and civic dignitaries walking through town.

    (F.G.) (Orig.H.)

    NB: name should be spelt King / Prince Baudouin. AH 2002.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1484.02
    Media URN:
    48434
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/08/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:54:00 / 01:03:22:00
    Canister:
    50/66

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