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  • Short Summary

    The Queen lying in state and montage of photos and film footage celebrating her life.

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    Documentation on file.

    Exterior night of the Queen's residence at Stuyvenberg. MS. Of the coffin laying in the residence with flowers around. MS. King Boudouin and King Leopold standing beside coffin. MS. Coffin being carried out of Queen's House. VS. At night of the car carrying the coffin through streets of Brussels, past silent crowds of mourners and then to the King's Palace. VS. The coffin inside the palace where it will lay in state. VS. Queues of people outside waiting to pay homage and the queue slowly files into palace. VS. Queen Elisabeth laying in open coffin during lying in State. CU. Of the front pages of Belgian Newspapers with the news of the Queen's death on the front. CU. Very early stills of the young Queen Elisabeth and one of her husband, Princes Albert later to become King. VS. Flashback of archive film showing some of the early life of Queen Elisabeth and the Belgian royalty including King Albert, her son Leopold 111 and the family. VS. More recent film of her reviewing war veterans and then going to vote in Belgian elections. VS. Of her after World War 11 in various countries meeting leaders including Viscount Montgomery and even children and injured in hospital. VS. Around her home at Stuyvenberg. LS. Of her in the royal box after a concert. MS. Of the Queen with Van Cliburn the pianist.


    Note: good collection of stills and film footage.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:30:00 / 01:27:48:00
    UN 4081 F

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