• Short Summary

    Good colour story about celebrations of the Independence of Tanganyika - later Tanzania.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Tanganyika Independent - Technicolor".

    Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.

    GV Dar es Salaam. LV Welcome sign. GV Flags flying at the airport.

    Various shots of Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh arriving by plane. He is greeted by the Governor, Sir Richard Turnbull and President Julius Nyerere. Various shots of Duke with dignitaries.

    Various shots of crowds waiting around the Independence Monument. Nyerere walks in with Jomo Kenyatta from Kenya.

    GV HMS Belfast floodlit in harbour.

    Various shots of flag raising ceremony at night in National Stadium. Various shots of various flags and colours being paraded. The national flag is hoisted. Various shots of firework display.

    GV Dawn shot on beach the next day. VS People in market square.

    Various shots of National Stadium for the Independence Ceremony. Shots of Duke of Edinburgh and Mr Nyerere during ceremony. Various shots of musicians and dancers celebrating the Independence of their nation.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1744.13
    Media URN:
    54075
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    14/12/1961
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:03:13:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:58:00 / 01:28:11:00
    Canister:
    61/100

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