• Short Summary

    Soviet political and artistic leaders celebrate the 400th Anniversary of William Shakespeare.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused Material -

    Moscow, Russia, USSR, Soviet Union.

    Soviet political and artistic leaders celebrate the 400th Anniversary of William Shakespeare.

    GV Bolshoi Theatre and there is a large portrait of Shakespeare hanging between the front portals. VS inside theatre and shots of audience members. CU of Shakespeare poster. VS People from the Russian arts making speeches to the audience in the theatre, they are poet Samuel Marshak, actor Nikolai Cherkasov, composer Chingiz Aitmanov etc. VS of audience listening. MS Nikita Khruschev seated in box in theatre with Andrei Gromyko. More shots of speeches and audience.

    (Comb.F.G.) (Note: poor sound track) Old record suggests material dates from around 23/04/1964.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3169.09
    Media URN:
    89036
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1964
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:08:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:18:00 / 01:26:42:00
    Canister:
    UN 3889 A

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