• Short Summary

    New cable car railway & women petition the Queen to keep Gibraltar British.

  • Description

    Gibraltar.

    GV. The Rock of Gibraltar. GV. Pan as cable car leaves bottom of rock. CU. Woman in car looking up. LV. As car passes an observation platform, & GV. GV. The city and harbour. LV. As the car nears the destination dock. GV. From the destination dock. SV. People get out of car. LV. People looking out from top of rock, & GV.

    SV. Elisa Sheriff, independent Liberal candidate in 1966 election, disembarks from plane on aircraft. CU. As she is greeted by her sister and mother. CU. Rosette, pan to close up shot of Miss Sheriff. GV. The frontier with Spain. LV. Guards patrolling, & SV. GV. Crowds of women waiting to sign petition to the Queen to keep Gibraltar British. LV. Women signing. CU. Woman signs. CU. Pan, woman signing. SV. Picture of Queen in shop window, pan to original petition. CU. The petition. SV. People looking in window. CU. Old man looking in window. CU. Notice reads "Petition signed by 4799 women in Gibraltar", & CU. GV. Pan, crowds who have signed petition standing along street.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1789.23
    Media URN:
    55171
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/03/1966
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:18:00 / 01:44:51:00
    Canister:
    66/24

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