• Short Summary

    Sir Winston Churchill celebrated his 85th birthday at his London home.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Winston 85 Not Out".

    Hyde Park Gate, London.

    M/S Sir Winston Churchill's home: No. 28 Hyde Park Gate. L/S large bouquet of flowers being delivered at the door for Sir Winston's 85th birthday. Panning shot Lord Moran arriving with his gift. M/S young soldier handing a note at the door. Panning shot Lord Beaverbrook walking to the front door.

    Interior: a book lying on the table in front of Sir Winston's birthday cake, and on the cover is inscribed "The global cake for Sir Winston Churchill on his 85th birthday, a tribute of love and esteem from every part of the globe", camera pans up to the cake. Panning C/U of cake: it has a globe on top and is covered in flags made from stamps from all the countries that donated ingredients.

    M/S of Sir Winston coming through the doorway of his home with cigar in one hand. C/U Sir Winston posing for the press photographers. C/U Sir Winston with Lady Clementine Churchill at the doorway.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:14:00 / 01:51:14:00

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