• Short Summary

    Good footage of the Russian trade fair at Earls Court.

  • Description

    Russia opens trade fair. Earls Court, London.

    L/S exterior at Earls court. L/S interior of Exhibition C/U Prime Minister Harold Macmillan and officials ready to open exhibition Mr. Macmillan has pair of scissors and cuts tape. M/S interior of Russian flat. Closer view interior of flat. M/S Mr. Macmillan and officials standing round car stand. M/S of Russian car the back of the car is open revealing the engine. C/U of engine camera zooms into close up the car is a Zaparez Hetz ? passenger car. M/S of stand displaying wine. C/U of toys on a revolving platform. M/S of audience at fashion show.

    M/S of mannequin walking past camera dressed in a two piece suit. M/S next mannequin dressed in two piece suite with a hat comes into full C/U. M/S of mannequin walking along Dais towards camera dressed in what appears to be a beach outfit. C/U audience watching. M/S mannequins walking towards camera dressed in shot trousers and blouse and wearing small hat. C/U audience. M/S mannequin dressed in bride. M/S Mr. Macmillan and party walking downstairs towards camera. C/U of sputnik on stand.

    M/S of Mr. Macmillan and party looking at model of airliner Macmillan comes towards camera and his attention is drawn to a model hanging from ceiling. M/S of the model of aircraft suspended from ceiling. M/S nose of rocket. M/S model of nose cone possibly Gagarin's spaceship. Camera pans down to base. M/S. of notice of wall reading 'Above all we treasure peace, Lenin'. L/S interior exhibition.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:42:00 / 01:37:23:00

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