• Short Summary

    Prince of Wales visits film studios and watches actors at work.

  • Description

    Prince of Wales (later Duke of Windsor) visits the ARP film studios.

    Full title reads: "The Prince in 'Filmland'. The Prince of Wales pays his first visit to see British film production at A.R.P. studios."

    High angle shot of royal party inside film studio.

    Closer shot of the Prince of Wales (Later King Edward VIII and Duke of Windsor) talking to people on the studio floor. The Prince operates something on a control panel. A bell begins to ring.

    High angle shot Prince and party look up. A boom is above their heads.

    More shots of the Prince talking to people.

    The Prince and one of his guides walk through the studio, the Prince moves away to speak to one of the workers. They shake hands. Another man comes forward to shake the Prince's hand.

    High angle shot, large group, including Edward looking at something happening out of view.

    Actor (dressed as sailor) and actress speak lines on set made to look like cruise liner. Prince Edward walks down.

    (ARP - Associated Radio Pictures ?, this studio may have been Elstree)

    (Natural sound track only - No commentary)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    665.20
    Media URN:
    4836
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/03/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:47:00 / 01:24:16:00
    Canister:
    32/19

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