• Short Summary

    Statue of Sir Winston Churchill unveiled in Washington.

  • Description

    Washington D.C., United States of America (USA).

    GV. Crowds assembled for the unveiling of the statue of Sir Winston Churchill in front of the British Embassy in Washington. GV. American Secretary of State Dean Rusk with General Norstad standing by the covered statue. Mr Rusk picks up cord. CU. Mr Rusk holding the cord which he pulls and the drapes fall away from statue. Camera pans to close up shot of the statue of Sir Winston Churchill. GV. The statue. CU. The statue. SCU. Members of the Churchill's family including his son Randolph. SCU. Randolph Churchill standing with Mr Dean Rusk who has his back to camera, pan up to the statue. CU. Fingers of the statue making "V" sign. Camera pulls focus to make the fingers disappear and the trees in the background appear.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1791.18
    Media URN:
    55211
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    14/04/1966
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:02:00 / 01:43:00:00
    Canister:
    66/30

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