• Short Summary

    Queen Elizabeth II opens Commonwealth Conference in London.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "London. Queen Meets The Family".

    Westminster Hall, London. Queen Elizabeth II interrupts her holiday to open the Commonwealth Conference.

    GV flags from different Nations of the Commonwealth. LV Queen stepping out of car outside Westminster Hall. CU girl with cine camera. SV Queen escorted by Lord Cholmondeley and followed by Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh walking past camera towards the door of Westminster Hall.

    GV interior trumpeters playing fanfare. LV Queen entering Westminster Hall and shaking hands with official. Top view Guests. GV Queen and Duke and others walking down the steps to their seats the Queen sits down, CU the Queen. GV the assembly. CU the Queen as she starts to speak and goes on to the end of story where nat sound finishes on applause.

    (Pathe Neg)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1736.29
    Media URN:
    53894
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/09/1961
    Sound:
    sound
    hd format:
    HD Cam
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:34:00 / 01:51:09:00
    Canister:
    61/78

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