• Short Summary

    The Zulu nation pay their respects to the Royal Family on their South African tour.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "The Zulus Greet The King".

    South Africa. The Royal family receive homage from Zulu tribesmen at Eshowe, the Zulu Capital.

    LS MS a horde of Zulus advancing in their traditional tribal costume.

    LS the Zulus who have trekked far from their Kraals, gathering.

    CU Individual Zulus passing by.

    MS King George VI, Queen Elizabeth (later Queen Mother), Princess Elizabeth (later Queen Elizabeth II) and Princess Margaret.

    MS CU LS The Zulus perform their colourful war dance, brandishing their shields and assegais. They are dressed in plumed head dresses and ox skin kilts.

    MS Cut in shot of Royal Party watching ceremony.

    LS they give the Royal salute of the ancient tribes (nat sound throughout).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1181.07
    Media URN:
    40694
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    07/04/1947
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:41:00 / 01:18:18:00
    Canister:
    47/28

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