• Short Summary

    A look inside the American pavilion at Expo '67. Montreal, Canada.

  • Description

    No title - USA pavilion at Expo. Montreal, Canada.

    L/S Expo site showing USA and USSR pavilions. C/U of the USA pavilion. Big interior shot of people going up and down the escalators inside USA pavilion. M/S of Indian head-dress, Mini-rail passes in background. M/S mini-rail, pan down to American eagle wall design. C/U Michigan's Governor George Romney passing. Elevated shot pan down from parachutes to space capsule. M/S two space capsules, pan to another. Top shot of people gathered round astronauts' space equipment.

    C/U pan along moulded astronaut seats, Glenn, Shepard, Carpenter. C/U another astronaut seat, Grissom. C/U of a sandy floor, pan up to replica of Surveyor on lunar landscape. C/U side of Surveyor reading U.S., pan down to legs. Top shot of a large photograph of Marlon Brando. C/U of chariot used in 1926 version of 'Ben Hur'. C/U wheel of chariot. M/S of a catapult used in 1935 film version 'A Tale of Two Cities', pan to a brass bedstead. C/U of sign beside brass bedstead which reads 'Debbie Reynolds slept here in the film The Unsinkable Molly Brown'. M/S crowd seen through the bedstead. M/S and C/U Elvis Presley's guitar. Top shot of crowd, pan up to vintage type aircraft. L/S of crowds going up and down in escalators inside exhibition. Exterior M/S of the American pavilion.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2033.12
    Media URN:
    56266
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    18/06/1967
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:59:00 / 01:14:38:00
    Canister:
    67/49

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