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  • Short Summary

    The Beatles arrive to Sydney in pouring rain.

  • Description

    Sydney, Australia.

    MS. Illuminated sign at Sydney Airport reading "International Terminal". Various night shots of hundreds of Beatles fans waiting in the rain, some are soaked but others have umbrellas. Various shots of the fans waiting inside the airport building in Sydney for arrival of the famous British band the Beatles. Some read, listen to transistor radios and some even try to sleep. Various shots of the people walking and waiting around rained down tarmac in the early morning haze. LS. B.O.A.C. Boeing aircraft taxiing in. Various shots of the Beatles stepping out of the plane. They each walk under a large umbrella and climb onto back of lorry. They wave to the fans standing in the pouring rain. Lorry drives off.

    (F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 11/06/1964.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2681.20
    Media URN:
    79593
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/06/1964
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:36:00 / 01:41:45:00
    Canister:
    UN 3904 B

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