Material relating to newsreel story "Edinburgh Festival Opens" - 53/65.
Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Edinburgh Festival opens" - 53/65.
Material different to that included in the original item. Mainly scenes of ballet dancers rehearsing and of dignitaries. No voiceover or music.
GV. Edinburgh. LV. Edinburgh Castle. LV. & SV. Ballet dancers practise in park. CU. Orchestra notices. Various street scenes of Edinburgh. CU. Edinburgh Festival notice. SV. Princess Royal arrives at Cathedral. SV. Earl and Countess Harewood arrive. SV. Princess Royal leaves. SV. & CU. Children looking on. Angle shot, St. Giles Cathedral, pan down to Sir James Miller, Lord Provost, and procession arriving, various shots.