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  • Short Summary

    Material relating to newsreel story "Empire Games" - 58/60.

  • Description

    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Empire Games" 58/60.

    Mute material for part of newsreel story - some extra shots.

    Empire and Commonwealth Games Opening Ceremony from Cardiff Arms Park, Wales.

    Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh inspects troops of Guard's Regiment. Athletes from various nations parade, with their flags, past Prince Philip. LS of doves released. Athlete arrives with flaming torch. Prince Philip opens games. Pan across athletes gathered in stadium for Opening Ceremony.

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    Film ID:
    1541.03
    Media URN:
    49576
    Group:
    Selected originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:12:00 / 01:11:29:00
    Canister:
    58/60 (Selected Originals)

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