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  • Description

    Full title reads: "PEOPLE IN CAMERA".

    PLAQUE UNVEILED AT CHURCH HOUSE WESTMINSTER
    London. Exterior of Church House, Westminster. Close up shot of Ernest Bevin arriving. Close up shot of Herbert Morrison. Close up shot of Clement Attlee. Close up shot of Winston Churchill. Painting on wall. Top view, exterior of Church House. Listening audience. Churchill and Attlee unveiling plaque at Church House commemorating its use as home of War Parliament. Close up shot of the plaque. Several shots of Churchill speaking (natural sound). Seated next to Churchill is Dr. G. Fisher, the Archbishop of Canterbury. Churchill talks about wartime parliament relocation and makes a joke. Audience applauding. Churchill walks away from table.

    PATHE REPORTER INTERVIEWS CARMEN MIRANDA
    Palladium, London. Several shots of film star Carmen Miranda on stage. She is wearing South American style dress and big hair piece with tropical fruits, leaves and feathers on - very exotic. Brazilian beauty, Carmen Miranda enters dressing room, shakes hands with Pathe reporter John Parsons who starting interview with the star. Various shots of Carmen Miranda speaking (natural sound). She makes all of her dresses and hats and is inspired by the folklore motifs from Brazil. Close up shot of Carmen Miranda taking off hat, showing hair still speaking. She says that they bleached her hair in Hollywood but seems to be happy anyway.

    Title reads: "MATRIMONIAL STARS".
    Tokyo, Japan. Parade of Japan's Lonely Heart Club - Tokyo bachelors. Banner in parade. Women in another Lonely Heart's Club parade. MS. People congregating around arch. Top shot of the gathering. Competitors firing at targets with arrows - both men and women. Angle shot of competitors shooting at targets. Back view, competitors shooting at targets, walking forward to examine target. Two shy maidens in front. Winners meet, bow, and smile at each other.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1428.10
    Media URN:
    46556
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/05/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:42:00 / 01:21:23:00
    Canister:
    48/36

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