• Short Summary

    King of Siam marries in Bangkok & Persian Princess marries in Paris.

  • Description

    Bangkok, Thailand (Siam).

    Angle shot, doors of royal palace in Bangkok opening. SV. State elephants ready for procession. SV. Wedding guests on steps of Palace. LV. King Phumiphon of Siam, the groom, and 17-year-old Princess Sirikit Kitiyakara, the bride, on balcony of palace. SV. Siamese bodyguard. LV. King and Princess waving to crowds in foreground. SV. People looking on. LV. & SV. King stepping onto palanquin. SV. Siamese people watching. LV. King being carried past crowds.

    Paris, France.

    LV. Press outside Persian Embassy in Paris. SV. The Grand Iman Shirazi stepping out of car. SV. Pan, Rita Hayworth (Princess Aly Khan) arriving. CU. Rita posing. SV. Rita turns and walks into building. SV. Interior, Princess Fatima of Persia, the bride, and Vincent Lee Hillyer, the groom, with Aga Khan. SV. Princess Fatima and bridegroom. CU. Aga Khan. CU. Grand Iman Shirazi. SV. Rita Hayworth sitting next to bride and groom. CU. Rita Hayworth smiling. Side view, photographers. CU. Bridegroom smiling. CU. Princess Fatima smiling and laughing. SV. Princess Fatima and bridegroom.

    (Lav. & F.G.) (Orig.F. & H.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1506.11
    Media URN:
    49077
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    15/05/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:14:00 / 01:18:50:00
    Canister:
    50/39

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