• Short Summary

    Material relating to newsreel story 'Britain Decides' - 50/17

  • Description

    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story 'Britain Decides' - 50/17

    Material for newsreel story - extra shots. Sound in parts. Material about 1950 General Election.

    VS of Winston Churchill's car arrives at Wanstead High School. He gets out and walks through crowd. He makes a short statement. Lady Clementine is there with him. VS as Churchill leaves.

    VS of Churchill campaigning in his Constituency of Woodford, Essex. He visits his committee rooms. Lady Churchill is with him for parts of the visit.

    VS Polling station signs from various constituencies.

    VS of Churchill in Woolwich.

    VS of declaration of Election in Woodford, Essex. Churchill wins. He makes a short vote of thanks for election organisation. MS of another candidate speaking.

    See Also documentary film 'How Britain Votes'.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1454.03
    Media URN:
    47475
    Group:
    Selected originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:10:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:14:00 / 01:25:38:00
    Canister:
    50/17 ? (Selected Originals)

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