• Short Summary

    Queen and Prince Philip visit Ottawa, Canada.

  • Description

    Ottawa, Canada.

    GV. Houses of Parliament, Canadian Mounted Police standing in the foreground. SV. Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh, standing on steps of Government Building. AS. Royal standard. GV. Pan state coach leaving for Parliament flanked by Mounties. SV. Towards and passed, royal coach going to Parliament Square with Queen and Duke waving. GV. Coach comes in front of Parliament building. GV. Army stands to attention. SV. Queen and Duke walk onto dais in front of Parliament building. GV. As they stand there, soldiers stand to attention in the foreground. GV. Part of crowds. SV. Towards and passed, Queen walks into Houses of Parliament, people on side clapping, & SV. Duke is seen on Queen's left.

    GTV. As Queen and the Duke walk down isle towards throne, & GTV. TS. Audience. SV. Queen and Duke standing in front of their seats. The Queen sits down and she tells the others to sit, they do. GTV. Seated congregation, & GTV. Canada's Prime Minister Mr John Diefenbaker sits at Queen's right.

    GV. Crowds running, Houses of Parliament. GV. Towards and pan with royal coach as it leaves into back view. AS. Royal standard over Government House. GV. Reception at Government House. Queen stands in the centre, talking to people. Governor General for Canada, Vincent Massey is seen on the Queen's right. More shots of the queen talking to people. LV. Prince Philip talking to personalities. GV. The Governor General presenting people to the Queen. GV. Reception. Several shots of Queen walking to her place at head of table. GV. Queen and Duke sit down. SV. Smiling Queen at table.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1503.29
    Media URN:
    48987
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/10/1957
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:07:00 / 01:40:57:00
    Canister:
    57/84

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