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  • Short Summary

    Material related to newsreel story "Queen Down Under" - 63/19.

  • Description

    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Queen Down Under" - 63/19.

    This item is filmed in Technicolor.

    Melbourne, Australia.

    Various shots of pretty girls waving to camera from the floats during Moomba Festival parade. Various shots of the parade, floats, crowds, etc.

    Several shots of the Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, in an open car moving slowly through crowded street on their arrival to Town Hall to watch the parade.

    Several shots of a lake with some boys fishing on far bank.

    Cut back to shots of the Queen's car moving through the streets and more shots of the floats during parade.

    Queen and Duke leaving the car to take their seats. Press photographers taking pictures. Police handing water to children at front of crowd. Pipers marching through streets. Crowd watching parade, floats moving, brass band parading etc.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1752.16
    Media URN:
    54274
    Group:
    Selected originals
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:04:27:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:45:00 / 01:35:12:00
    Canister:
    63/19 A (Selected Originals)

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