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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of Nehru arriving at Prague airport with Mrs Indira Gandhi, and in talks with Czechoslovakian Premier Villiam Siroky.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Prague, Czechoslovakia

    LS Super Constellation plane landing in Prague, Ruzyn airport. MS Officials gathered by the airport building to greet Indian Premier. LS Plane taxiing. LS Czech soldiers in guard of honour, present arms. LS Pandit Nehru (Prime Minister of India) and his daughter, Mrs Indira Gandhi, on the steps of the plane, with his Minister of Foreign Affairs. CU Nehru and daughter being met by the Indian ambassador Mr Dharma Vira and the Ambassador of the USSR in Prague, Mr N P Firjubin. CU Nehru shaking hands. MS Indira Gandhi. MS Nehru greeting people. CU Indian flag. MS Nehru leaving aerodrome and entering car. LS Crowds waving from a balcony.

    MS Nehru and Indira Gandhi holding bouquets and surrounded by children on his visit to the Pioneer House. CU Press photographers. MS Nehru receiving floral tributes from children. Various shots of Nehru and his daughter visiting Pioneer House.

    LS Government Building Prague (possibly Prague Castle ? ). MS Government officials. CU Prime Minister Villiam Siroky. MS Siroky and Nehru meet. CS Lighted chandelier. MS and CU Various shots of Nehru and Siroky in discussion with other ministers.

    Note: "Date received" on original paperwork reads: 06/06/1955.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:13:00 / 01:24:49:00
    UN 2743 C

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