• Short Summary

    The Duke of Edinburgh visits Manus Island in Australasia.

  • Description

    Manus Island, Australasia.

    GV. The Duke of Edinburgh standing on a jetty looking at some boats below. SV. The Duke waving, camera pans down to native people sitting in the boats (canoes). GV. Natives waving paddles and jigging about. SV. Prince Philip watching. LV. Mass of long canoes paddling past in a line. LV. Line of canoes crossing each other. CV. The Duke laughing. TV. Natives on catamarans jigging about, & SV. SV. Three natives flinging their legs about happily whilst they wave paddles. A mass of natives still jogging about. SV. Stuffed young crocodile on a platform covered with tropical fruits. CV. The Crocodile's head. GV. The Duke on the jetty looking at the stuffed crocodiles of which there are two of either side of the jetty. CV. The Duke looking down at the stuffed crocodiles.

    (F.G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    619.01
    Media URN:
    32393
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    26/11/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:22:00 / 01:01:36:00
    Canister:
    56/95

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