• Short Summary

    Ballerina Moira Shearer marries writer and broadcaster Ludovic Kennedy.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Thousands See Moira Shearer's 'Quiet' Wedding".

    Kensington, Hampton Court and Covent Garden, London.

    MV Towards and pan Ballerina Moira Shearer, accompanied by father, leaving house in Kensington. CU Pan Moira. LV Elevated Moira and father making way through crowds to car.

    SV Towards guests arriving at Hampton Court. SV Pan guests arriving. SV Towards and pan Sir John Anderson, President of the Covent Garden Trust, arriving. SV Towards bridal car arriving. LV Elevated bridal car arriving. People running to catch glimpse of bride. SV Moira alighting from car. CU Two women. SV Pan to back view Moira and father entering Chapel. SV Battlements and belfry of chapel.

    MV Elevated Sadler's Wells ballet cast toasting the bride at Covent Garden theatre. CU Two ballet girls drinking. CU Ballet girl drinking. CU Male member of cast drinking. SV Elevated Ballet dancer Pamela May and John Hart cutting cake. CU Two ballet girls. CU Girl taking cake. CU Girl drinking out of ballet slipper.

    SV Bride and groom, writer and broadcaster Ludovic Kennedy, posing in entrance of chapel. CU Bride and groom. LV Bridegroom leaving chapel walking through crowd. SV Walking shot pan bride and groom going from chapel. SV Back view bride and groom walking to reception hall. MV Crowd. CU Bride and groom. CU Bride. LV Bride and groom walking towards reception hall. SV Crowd. CU Bride and groom waving to crowd.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1454.11
    Media URN:
    47483
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/03/1950
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:53:28:00 / 01:55:26:00
    Canister:
    50/18

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