• Short Summary

    Material relating to newsreel story 'Britain's Royal Week' - 50/20

  • Description

    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story 'Britain's Royal Week' - 50/20

    Material for newsreel story - extra shots.

    VS of SS Channel Steamer 'Arromanches' carrying French President Vincent Auriol for State Visit to England. Shots from ship on way across Channel. President is met by Duke of Kent at Dover.

    VS of Royal family greeting the President and his wife on their arrival at Victoria railway station. King George VI, Queen Elizabeth (later Queen Mother) and Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) are there. Clement Attlee is also there. VS of meeting of heads of State. President is introduced to politicians and other VIPs (including Ernest Bevin).

    VS of horse drawn parade from station.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1458.18
    Media URN:
    47568
    Group:
    Selected originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:03:00 / 01:36:52:00
    Canister:
    50/20 B (Selected Originals)

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