• Short Summary

    Conference on Kenyan constitution, and protests over rise of anti-Semitism.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Two facets of freedom.


    Various shots as delegates gather at Lancaster House for a conference to discuss the Kenyan constitution. M/S of Colonial Secretary Iain MacLeod. C/U of Sheik Mackawi who represents the Arab Constituency. C/U Michael Blundell who is speaking for Europeans of the New Kenya Party. Various shots of the delegates. C/U Governor Sir Patrick Renison. M/S of the empty places of the elected African members who are boycotting the conference. C/U Mboya's nameplate.

    M/S's as marchers, protesting against the rise of anti-Semitism, carry banners from Marble Arch, C/U large banner carried by marcher reading "The Blood of Millions Cries Out", with a picture of chained man lying on the ground. M/S of another banner reading "Nazi Camp Survivors", pan to Jewish marcher wearing the Star of David badge on his lapel. M/S as the leaders of the marchers walk past the camera, Doctor Soper is second from right. Various shots of marchers walking past camera. Various shots of Doctor Soper and other leaders walking through the square to the German Embassy. M/S crowds gathered outside the German Embassy. C/U plaque on wall of the Embassy reading "Deutsche Botschaft" and underneath in English "German Embassy". C/U Doctor Mervin Stockwood, Bishop of Southwark, arriving at the Embassy. C/U Mrs Claudette Kennedy, an ex-Auschwitz prisoner, wearing her P.O.W. uniform and headscarf. M/S of press photographers. M/S as Doctor Soper and another man go into the Embassy.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:54:03:00 / 01:55:19:00

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