Material relating to the newsreel story "Queen at Durbar" 56/12
Selected Originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Queen at Durbar" 56/12
A selection of material some not used in the original story. Mute.
Kaduna, Nigeria. - Record a
GV. Woman with attendants sitting under shade of parasol. GV. Warriors dancing SV. Group standing around some beating drums and two warriors dancing. CU. Headdress. GV. Tribesman dancing and playing in front of crowd. SV. Tribesman dancing holding bows. CU. Tribesman performing holding bow. SV. Dancer with covered face. SCU. Three warriors dancing dressed in straw pan down to feet. SV. Group of warriors dancing towards camera dressed all in straw with black pointed headgear. CU. Pointed headgear. GV. Dancer covered in striped suit with long train from head. LV. Group dancing dressed in striped baggy trousers. GV. Warriors dancing. MS. Warriors dancing. CU. Shipment box number. MS. Group of dancers as before. Nigerian dignitary with attendants sitting under parasol. CU. Dignitary. CU. of a tribal warrior. CU. Young warrior performing for camera he stares right into the lens. SCU. Group of warriors with pot like hats and holding kettles. CU. Pan down from warriors hat to Kettle GV. Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh climb out of their car. LS. Queen and Prince Philip he salutes as the car drives off. GV. Prince Philip inspecting troops. MS. Queen and British official talking. GV. Philip walking to the Royal Dais. GV. Queen and Duke of Edinburgh standing on the Royal Dais. CU. Shipment box. GV. Royal car arriving Queen and Prince wave. GV. Royal car passing dancers. GV. Dancers wave as the Royal car passes. GV. Pan with Royal car. GV. Pan with Royal car as it arrives in the stadium. GV. Royal Dais. CU. Shipment box. SCU. Queen and Duke seated on the Royal dais the Queen is handed a programme of the Durbar.
CU. Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. CU. Queen and Prince with Philip saluting. GV. Royal Dais. LV. Nigerian chief on horse with large sunshade waiting for Queens arrival. LV. group of warriors dancing past the Royal Dais. MS. Line of Dancers. SCU. Group passing giving the Hausa salute. GV. Procession of dancers and musicians. SCU. Dancers moving past whirling tails from their rear followed by men beating drums. GV. Chief on horseback. GV. Royal Dais. SV. Warriors on horseback brandishing swords. GV. of roadway with horsemen lined up on either side with the Queen and Duke driving past in Rolls Royce pan to back view as car drives past MS. Truck crowded with people with message greeting the Queen "Over 4,000,000 cattle are very happy about the Queen's visit". GV. Mass of Horsemen reassembled & coming down the road after the Durbar. GV. Horsemen as before. GV. Massed horsemen after the Durbar.
(Neg.) (Uncut Royal Rota "C" & "G") (Orig F)