• Short Summary

    Harold Wilson travels to Rhodesia to discuss the independence problem.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Premier Wilson in Rhodesia".

    Prime Minister Harold Wilson in Rhodesia (now Zimbabwe) to discuss the independence problem.

    L/S Salisbury Airport. L/S crowds of mainly black Zimbabweans at airport. L/S Women with children on backs sleeping on ground. M/S men up tree for better view of Wilson. C/U white policemen and white girl (nun?) amongst crowd of blacks. C/U placard: "We want Majority Rule". C/U black man chanting; "One man, one vote". L/S police moving crowd on. M/S crowd of black and white supporters of independence chanting and clapping.

    L/S aircraft taxiing on runway. Panning shot crowds cheering. Panning shot Mr. Wilson walking from aircraft amidst crowd of security men. M/S crowd. M/S Mr. Wilson at press conference with Commonwealth Minister Arthur Bottomley on left.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1820.28
    Media URN:
    55656
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/10/1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:23:00 / 01:50:27:00
    Canister:
    65/87

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