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  • Short Summary

    Unused material shot for colour film documenting the funeral of King George VI.

  • Description

    Unedited material - Gevacolour.

    Offcuts for edited sound film of same name. Funeral procession march past the Cenotaph. Household Cavalry ride past the Cenotaph. C/U of flags attached to the Cenotaph. High angle shot of marching men of the Royal Navy. Gun carriage with royal coffin follows. High angle shot of the Royal Carriage. Mourners marching behind (see other record for details.) Royal visitors from overseas march past the Cenotaph. They remove their hats or salute. Royal carriage. High angle shot of Household Cavalry riding past Cenotaph. Military men saluting as they march past Cenotaph. Backs of marching military men. Military band with drums draped in black fabric. Army band play as they march past Cenotaph. Shots of heads of the watching crowd.

    Note: pink cast due to colour fading. See other record. Transferred in black and white due to poor colour fading.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1201.07
    Media URN:
    70347
    Group:
    Documentaries
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1952
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:57:11:00 / 02:02:06:00
    Canister:
    DOCS

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