• Short Summary

    Hitchcock interviews Ingrid Bergman at Heathrow & Jamaican immigrants arrive at Tilbury.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "PATHE REPORTER MEETS - "

    INGRID BERGMAN INTERVIEWED BY ALFRED HITCHCOCK AT HEATHROW
    Heathrow, London - Close up shot of Swedish actress Ingrid Bergman walking out of aircraft. Ingrid Bergman and director Alfred Hitchcock walking down steps of plane. Crowds gathered around couple. Ingrid Bergman being interviewed by Alfred Hitchcock (natural sound) - quite entertaining. Close up shot of Ingrid Bergman - brilliant.

    JAMAICANS COME TO BRITAIN TO LOOK FOR WORK
    Tilbury, Essex. Long shot of the ship "Empire Windrush" arriving at Tilbury docks. Angle shot, Jamaican immigrants looking over ship's rail. Four Jamaican men reading newspaper. Several shots of group of Jamaicans on ship. Good panning shot along the crowd. Top view, Pathe reporter John Parsons interviewing one of the Jamaicans on ship (natural sound). Close up, top view of John Parsons interviewing another immigrant. Pathe cameraman on truck, men looking over ships rail in background. Close up shot of John Parsons interviewing another man. Top view, pan, men standing on deck. Close up shot of John Parsons interviewing another man. Man's name is Lord Kitchener - he sings a calypso song about London at the end of the interview. Men hope to find work in England.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1430.37
    Media URN:
    46615
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/06/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:58:00 / 01:59:47:00
    Canister:
    48/51

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "Man's name is Lord Kitchener" - it's worth noting that Lord Kitchener went on to be become an internationally famous Calypso artist after his arrival in England.

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