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  • Short Summary

    King and Queen on their way to the State Opening of Parliament.

  • Description

    London.

    Title: "State Opening of Parliament. The King and Queen drive in State to open Parliament with the traditional ceremony handed down through generations of British History".

    L/S, looking over the heads of a crowd, of a Royal carriage passing with an entourage of guardsmen, beefeaters and footmen. High angled shot of two line of Guardsmen as the carriage procession passes. Panning C/U, looking through the windows of the carriage, of King George V and Queen Mary. High angled shot of the procession passing. M/S of the carriage procession turning a corner, pan to show the carriage entering the gates to Parliament. M/S, looking from behind, of beefeaters standing to attention outside Parliament.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    450.15
    Media URN:
    25522
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/02/1926
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:43:00 / 01:29:16:00
    Canister:
    G 1265

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