• Short Summary

    Various excellent high shots of crowds milling in Horse Guards Parade, some full screen.

  • Description


    LS Very high shot of Horse Guards Parade with crowds of disappointed people on hearing the Trooping of the Colour has been cancelled. MS and LS Various high shots, full screen, of crowds milling in Horse Guards Parade. (2 shots). LS High shot, crowds as before, but with buildings in shot. LS Ground level Horse Guards Parade, with crowds wandering around. CU A high-ranking American (US) Army Officer seated for the Parade. CU Another high-ranking US Army Officer. MS Pan across crowds on Horse Guards parade milling around. LS Scene of crowds on Horse Guards parade. MS People look on from their seats on balcony. CU People waiting expectantly, on balcony. LS Horse Guards Parade with crowds. (2 shots). MS Police making announcements from loudspeaker car about the cancellation. (Nat sound). "... and the unfavourable meteorological reports, it has regrettably been decided that the Parade has had to be cancelled. Ticket holders are advised to retain their tickets. Thank you."
    Cuts 48/48.

    Note: Background crowd noise on some crowd scenes.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:05:00 / 01:36:34:00
    UN 1953 G

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