• Short Summary

    Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip end their tour of Brazil. Colour item.

  • Description

    No title - Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, end tour of Brazil. South America.

    Technicolor.

    L/S Avenue Atlantica in Rio de Janeiro with crowds of people and convoy of cars driving down middle. M/S Queen Elizabeth II's car passing, she waves. Aerial shot of the car. Aerial shots of the parade. L/S skyline of Rio. L/S crowds. M/S as Queen and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, walk up steps towards Tomb of Unknown Soldier accompanied by officials. They stop in front of memorial. C/U soldier. They walk up and lay wreath at tomb. M/S petals falling around them. C/U petals on red carpet, pan up to wreath and soldiers. C/U wreath.

    M/S at night as car draws up to British Embassy. Various shots as British Ambassador Lord Russell and his wife greet the Queen and Duke as they get out of the car. M/S as Queen strokes one of the greyhounds belonging to the Russells. M/S as the Queen shakes hands with another lady. L/S as they enter the Embassy. L/S dancers in pink outfits carrying swords and dancing to samba beat. Various shots colourful display of dancing. L/S Queen and Duke watching from balcony. L/S dancers holding parasols. C/U ladies dancing. C/U more people in colourful costumes. C/U man and woman dancing. M/S girl dancing. M/S Queen watching. M/S children dancing. L/S as they applaud. M/S three men dancing. M/S more applause. M/S girl dancing.

    L/S Sugar Loaf Mountain. L/S royal yacht 'Britannia' anchored in its shadow. M/S as Queen and President Arthur da Costa e Silva walk into reception. followed by Duke and Mrs Costa e Silva. L/S of the reception. M/S as Queen chats. M/S Cardinal and other officials. M/S Queen, President, Duke and President's wife. C/U pan across the four of them. M/S of the group.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2083.19
    Media URN:
    56984
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    17/11/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:03:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:37:15:00 / 01:41:01:00
    Canister:
    68/93

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