• Short Summary

    Royals and commoners flee from the Nazi advance in Holland, Belgium and Luxembourg.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Refugees From Nazi Terror".

    England.

    Good shots incl. CUs of refugees, mostly women and children, at a reception centre at a South Coast port. The refugees have come from Holland, Belgium and Luxembourg and have fled in front of the German's rapid advance through the low countries. CU of some young women putting on make up on board ship.

    Various good shots incl. CUs of Princess Juliana, Prince Bernhard and their two children landing in England from a destroyer.

    Good CUs of Princess Beatrix being carried ashore, and looking over ship's rail at the coastline, her sister Princess Irene is carried in a gas proof baby basket.

    MS. and CUs. of Princess Juliana pushing a pram with her baby in it and Princess Beatrix walking beside the pram with her father, as the family take a walk in a London square.

    Shots of Queen Wilhelmina after coming ashore in England. She gets on board a railway carriage.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1045.03
    Media URN:
    20793
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    15/05/1940
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:19:00 / 01:03:44:00
    Canister:
    40/40

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