• Short Summary

    Winston Churchill is awarded the Grotius Medal and speaks on European Union.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "United Europe Is Near - Churchill".

    The Guildhall, London.

    GV interior of Hall (1st 7ft. for super title)

    CU Winston Churchill, leader of the Conservative Party.

    GV Crowd applauding. CU The Ambassador, Netherlands applauding.

    MV Back view Mr. Kappeyne Van De Coppello presenting the Grotius Peace medal to Churchill. He shakes hands with him Churchill stands admiring the medal

    LV GV dignitaries on platform applauding.

    CU Mrs Clementine Churchill. CU Churchill on dais. SV Churchill speaking on the Importance of Regional groupings i.e. the Western Union. Cut in shot of Mary Soames (nee Churchill).

    LV Churchill walks away from dais amid applause sits down and leans over and talks to Mrs Churchill.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1405.14
    Media URN:
    45718
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    10/02/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:12:00 / 01:21:00:00
    Canister:
    49/12

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