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    Material related to newsreel story "Malenkov at Birmingham Power Station" - 56/25.

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    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Malenkov at Birmingham Power Station" 56/25.

    There doesn't appear to be an original version of the story, this is probably the only record of the visit. There is no voiceover, music or titles.

    General Electrical Company works Witten, Birmingham.

    Georgi Malenkov the Soviet Commissar for Power Stations visits the G.E.C. works in Birmingham.

    SCU. Georgi Maximilianovich Malenkov, Russian Commissar for Power Stations, standing by car after having a ride at G.E.C. works at Witten in Birmingham. CU. Malenkov waving to workers. CU. Malenkov goes over to talk to the factory girls. CU. Malenkov smiling, then goes in amongst girls and poses for picture. GV. Interior of machine shop, & GV. SV. Malenkov and friends going into machine shop. GV. Interior of machine shop. SV. Malenkov walking round on inspection. SCU. Big piece of machinery. GV. Pan, Malenkov being shown round. SCU. Big lathe type machine. SCU. Malenkov walking round. SV. Man working on big piece of machinery. SV. Malenkov being shown round. SV. Big electrical equipment. SV. Malenkov coming into High Tension Laboratory. SCU. Electrical equipment. GV. High tension laboratory, Malenkov with crowd. CU. Malenkov looking. SCU. Malenkov walking along, talking. SV. Electrical equipment. GV. High tension Laboratory, Malenkov and company walking round. CU. Malenkov talking. SV. Malenkov with crowd. SCU. Malenkov with crowd. SCU. Malenkov with crowd. SCU. Malenkov looking at plant. GV. High Tension Laboratory. SCU. Equipment, panning to Malenkov looking round. SV. Malenkov walking round, and CU. GV. Huge parts of machinery in workshop, & GV. & SV. (2 shots). GV. Shop. SCU. Malenkov and company. SV. Malenkov walking along with company outside of plant. CU. Malenkov talking to a girl. SCU. Malenkov just arrives. SV. Works with tractor pulling a cart.


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    Film ID:
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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:13:00 / 01:12:12:00
    56/25 A (Selected Originals)

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