Material relating to the Newsreel story "Russian Leaders Tour (aka B & K's Tour)" 56/34
Selected Originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Russian Leaders Tour (aka B & K's Tour)" 56/34
Mansion House, London. Oxford, Oxfordshire. Birmingham, West Midlands.
GTV. Sir Seymour Howard together with Sir Anthony Eden, Nikolai Bulganin and Nikita Khrushchev Secretary of the Soviet Communist Party walk to their places at the top table in the Mansion House. CU. Table laid and menu card. STV. Bulganin, Khrushchev, Eden and others sit down at table. CU. Sir Seymour Howard who is presiding in the absence of the Lord Mayor. LV. Bulganin, Khrushchev, Eden and Sir Seymour Howard, seated at table, all chatting. CU. Marshal Nikolai Bulganin drinking wine, he turns and smiles. SCU. Eden and Bulganin talking and smiling. SV. Eden, Bulganin, Howard and Khrushchev seated at table.
Oxford: GV. Street with bus passing. LV. Bulganin and Khrushchev with others talking in the school yard with the Dean (?). SV. Bulganin and Khrushchev talking to the Dean in the school yard. CU. Bulganin. GV. Party walking towards, across the school yard. SV. Party walking across another part of the ground. CU. Student with camera. SV. Bulganin waving to crowds, leaving Selwyn Lloyd, Conservative Defence Minister in bag. AS. Bulganin waving. CU. Boy with camera. LV. Cars driving away.
Birmingham: GV. Birmingham Council House LV. Interior: Bulganin and Khrushchev entering the Council House With Alderman Gibson, Lord Mayor of Birmingham and taking their places on the platform, Bulganin turns to audience and applauds. SCU. Bulganin signing Visitors Book. LS. Dignitaries MS. Krushchev signing book. SCU. Interior Bulganin and Khrushchev with followers walking through the B.I.F (British Industries Fair) Exhibition. SV. Bulganin and Khrushchev walking through exhibition Bulganin waves.
SV. Sign board: RAF Marham. LV. Towards the B.E.A. (BEA - British European Airlines) Viscount taxiing along, bringing Nikolai Bulganin and Nikita Khrushchev to Marham airfield. SV. RAF police with guard dogs. SCU. Guard dogs sitting at the legs of the R.A.F. trainer. SV. Bulganin and Khrushchev stepping down from the plane. SV. Guard of Honour. SV. Bulganin inspecting. LV. Pilots and mechanics lined up in front of planes. SV. Three pilots standing to attention in full kit. LV. Bulganin's car driving past. TS. Bulganin's car drives past planes. SV. Pilots. SV. Canberra's taxiing towards. LV. Bulganin and Khrushchev watching display from control tower. SV. Bulganin, Khrushchev and A N Tupolev watching from control tower. AS. Four Hawker Hunters doing acrobatic stunt with vapour trails. SV. Bulganin and Khrushchev watching from control tower. SV. Towards and pan, Twenty four planes flying past in formation. SV. Corporal Raymond and his wife, with their two children awaiting the arrival of Bulganin and Khrushchev at the married families quarters. SV. Bulganin and Khrushchev arriving. SBV. Bulganin and Khrushchev greeting the Raymond family. SV. Bulganin and Khrushchev patting the two children on head, and the whole family with Bulganin and Khrushchev walk into the house. SV. Group of neighbours with their children watching. GV. Bulganin and Khrushchev leaving the Richmond's house waving to crowds and moving to their cars.
The original paperwork for this item indicates that there is footage of a Russian emigres demonstration that is not included in this item.