• Short Summary

    Officers and politicians gather in Cairo to discuss the war in the Middle East.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Personalities in the Middle East".

    Cairo, Egypt.

    Various shots of group of important British dignitaries (politicians and high ranking officers) walking on terrace, they have gathered to discuss War in the Middle East. They are General Sir John Dill (Chief of Imperial Staff), Air Chief Marshal Sir Arthur Longmore, Mr Anthony Eden (Foreign Secretary), General Sir Archibald Wavell (General Officer Commanding-in-Chief Middle East) and Admiral Sir Andrew Cunningham (Commander-in-Chief Mediterranean Fleet). C/U of Eden. C/U of Wavell. C/U of Cunningham. L/S of group walking in a garden.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1113.15
    Media URN:
    38760
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    21/04/1941
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:26:00 / 01:17:58:00
    Canister:
    41/32

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