Material relating to the Newsreel story "The Grand National" 56/25
Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "The Grand National" 56/25
Footage of Her Majesty the Queen and the Queen Mother only some of which was used in the final story. There is no voice over or music.
Aintree Race Course, Lancashire
GV. Cameraman's shot description card. LV. Pan as the Royal cars arrive Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother gets out of the car Queen Elizabeth II follows and is greeted by officials. SV. The Queen and the Queen Mother make their way through the crowds SV. Her Majesty the Queen and the Queen Mother seen on the balcony. SV. The Queen and the Queen Mother study the race through binoculars. SV. The Queen Mother discussing the race. SV. As the Queen and the Queen Mother study the race through Binoculars the Queen Mother puts her binoculars down and consults her programme. SV. The Queen and the Queen Mother following the race and consulting their programmes.
(Lavender.) (Uncut negatives B.C.D.E.F.) (Orig "I")