• Short Summary

    Churchill, Mackenzie King and Roosevelt meet for talks in Canada.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "THE QUEBEC CONFERENCE".

    Quebec, Canada.

    Several shots of Britain's Prime Minister Mr Winston Churchill and Canadian Prime Minister Mr MacKenzie King inspecting Guard of Honour.

    Mrs Churchill and daughter Mary climb into a horse drawn carriage and go off for some sightseeing.

    Various shots of the members of the conference sitting on the terrace of the Citadel - Mr Churchill, Mr MacKenzie King, American President Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Sir John Anderson, etc. Various shots of the Chiefs of Staff gathered at the conference table for talks. Lord Louis Mountbatten the new Allied Commander in South East Asia is also present. Close up shots of other Chiefs of Staff.

    Various shots of Britain's Foreign Secretary Mr Anthony Eden and Mr Brendan Bracken, Britain's Minister of Information, coming ashore from transatlantic Clipper to attend the meeting.

    Various shots of a group of men on the Citadel - Mr Eden shaking hands with President Roosevelt, Mr MacKenzie King in background. Mr Churchill is seated next to the Princess Alice, Countess of Athlone, the Earl of Athlone stands behind them.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:41:00 / 01:31:38:00

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment