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    Title reads: "Iran fetes Shah, now 40".

    Teheran, Iran.

    Birthday salute for Shah of Persia, Mohammed Reza Pahlevi. L/S officials awaiting arrival of the Shah in his palace. Panning shot Shah walking into the hall, wearing white military uniform. Panning C/U Shah walking along lines of guests at the palace. C/U officials watching. L/S Shah shaking hands with guests.

    Elevated night shot of torch light processions. L/S illuminated crowd at night, pan down to the torch light procession. G/V fireworks exploding in the air. Elevated shot line of men swinging torches. G/V men with torches, forming lines and standing with arms outstretched.

    Narrator speculates about forthcoming announcement of Shah's engagement to Farah Diba.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/11/1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    50983
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1599.21
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:17:00 / 01:32:09:00
    Canister:
    59/90
    Sort Number:
    59/090
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Historical Figures & Celebrities
    WorkSpaces
    Heymann - pre-revolution Iran Iran Persepolis Extreme - Ofer Nimrodi SHAH Coup 53 -1
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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