• Short Summary

    People in the news - roundup of the latest news.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "PEOPLE IN CAMERA".

    London - West Indies sprinter Macdonald Bailey trains for the Olympic in London.
    Macdonald Bailey takes off track suit and limbers up. Close up shot of Bailey's legs as he limbers up. He pulls his trousers on. Close up shot of Bailey pulling on trousers. Ringers players Bill MacEwan and Fred Ramscar train with Bailey, pan up from their feet. Close up shot of Bailey smiling.

    Davos, Switzerland - Ex-King Michael and Princess Anne of Bourbon-Parma, are spending skiing holiday in Davos - they are to be married soon.
    The couple walking to the ski lift. Prince Michael and Princess Ann moving towards and past the camera up the lift. Various shots of Prince Michael and Princess Ann skiing. Prince Michael and Princess Ann driving away in sledge.

    Shanghai, China - Chinese mass wedding.
    Front view of long line of brides and bridegrooms walking towards and past camera. Front view of brides and bridegrooms walking. Couples going into church. Ceremony inside the church. Several shots of the couples leaving the church after the ceremony. Group of brides and grooms posing for photographs.

    Newport, California, United States of America (USA) - Oil well found in a back garden.
    Front view of a row of American style cottages - looking rather like prefabricated houses. Close up shot of a man making a dam of soil to stop the oil from running. Close up shot of the oil. Long shot of backyard covered in oil. Close up shot of the man filling tins with thick treacle like fluid. Man bailing oil into barrels. Close up shot of man pouring oil into barrels.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1420.25
    Media URN:
    46272
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/02/1948
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:46:00 / 01:44:04:00
    Canister:
    48/10

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