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    Material relating to newsreel story "Shah's Wedding" -59/103.

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    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Shah's Wedding" 59/103.

    Teheran, Iran. M/S wedding guests coming out of house. The Shah of Persia's new bride, Farah Dibah, comes out in bridal gown. She is surrounded by women, she releases song birds from cage. We then see her get into car. Various shots press conference held by Shah. Various shots interior of royal palace. C/U trophy cup, inscription says it's a gift from from Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip (Duke of Edinburgh). Various shots palace exterior. Various shots wedding presents on show in room in palace. Various shots military brass band. Various shots flock of birds flying over palace grounds. Various shots men delivering wedding presents. M/S banner in Islamic script. Group of people clapping as guests drive into palace. Various shots wedding guests arriving.

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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:12:00 / 01:12:37:00
    59/103 F (Selected Originals)

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