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  • Short Summary

    King George VI and Queen Elizabeth attend premiere of film "Odette".

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Premiere of "Odette", The Plaza Cinema, London.

    Exterior views of Plaza, showing posters and signs for film "Odette". Policemen hold back crowds outside cinema as guests in evening wear arrive. The Royal car arrives, King George VI and Queen Elizabeth (Queen Mother) step out. More shots cinema and crowds. Various night shots of neon signs and entrance to Plaza.

    M/S King, Queen and Lord Cromer in foyer. M/S Royal car driving away from cinema. C/U Sally Gray arriving. M/S police and crowds. M/S Rene Massigli, French ambassador in UK, arriving with wife. Various shots film star Dorothy Lamour and husband arriving. C/U film star Anna Neagle arriving with film star Trevor Howard, director Herbert Wilcox, Capt. Churchill and British secret agent Odette Churchill. C/Us Anna Neagle and Odette. M/S smiling policemen holding back crowds. M/S King and Queen alighting from car and entering.

    Date given on old record is 07/06/1950.


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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2302.06
    Media URN:
    65635
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:49:00 / 01:21:49:00
    Canister:
    UN 2264 B

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