• Short Summary

    Events of the years 1911-1913 - the Womens Suffrage Campaign, preparations for war etc.

  • Description

    Pathe have rights to clips in Time to Remember programmes but not to commentary or whole programme as screened.

    Reel 1. Continued

    01:08:25 Western tourists walking and on horse back in foreign climes - there are palm trees in background. L/S pyramid in Egypt. Person rides on camel in foreground.

    01:08:43 Troops parading at the Delhi Durbar, India. 1911. There is a military band in the parade. High angle shot of two elephants pulling a large decorated carriage. More decorated elephants carry people. L/S King George V and Queen Mary and other dignitaries under awning in large stadium for the Durbar. Dignitaries walk towards royal party to pay homage to the King Emperor.

    01:09:26 Military parade in Germany. Troops on horse back ride down street. They are a band playing musical instruments. High angle shot of military parade - they wear plumed helmets.

    01:09:45 Kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany walks out of doorway in Bremen. A small group of children gather round him. He talks to them for a moment and then moves on. Czar (Tsar) Nicholas II and his son at parade of troops. King of Serbia seated. Sultan of Turkey in open horse drawn carriage. He wears a fez. King Alphonso of Spain gets of train carriage in France. Various dignitaries walk across railway lines. Large crowds of upper class people at garden party.

    01:10:46 (This section purports to be about the Titanic, much of the material is of her sister ship the Olympic. The only genuine Titanic footage held by Pathe is to be found on tape PM3468 at following timecodes: 01:40:20 to 01:47:06). Side view of passengers moving on decks of large ship. High angle view of two tugboats. C/U Captain Smith. Crowded ship moves off from crowded dock. Closer shot of people waving of ship. Long shot of four funnelled ship moving out of harbour. Closer shot alongside ship. Shot of boats at quay taken from ship as it moves away. Side shot of liner going out. Seagull flying against a clear sky. Shot of sea washing behind ship. Grainy shot of iceberg. Families and crowds waiting for news of the Titanic in Liverpool. Shots of various people who may have been survivors of the sinking. Various women in tears. End of Part One Titles.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    49.04
    Media URN:
    84776
    Group:
    Documentaries
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1911 - 1912
    Sound:
    sound
    hd format:
    HD Cam
    hd tape id:
    HD3
    hd time out:
    01:13:20:01
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:25:00 / 01:13:35:00
    Canister:
    TTR
    hd film id:
    HD3.04
    hd time in:
    01:08:19:09

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