• Short Summary

    Soviet Minister of Defence, Marshal Zhukov attends India's Republic Day parade.

  • Description

    New Delhi, India.

    LS. The President's coach coming to a stop before the reception committee, surrounded by his mounted escort, Indian President Dr Rajendra Prasad is in the coach. GV. Massed crowd. CV. Marshal Georgi Zhukov, Soviet Minister of Defence. SV. Pandit Nehru, Indian Prime Minister, chatting to some dignitaries. CV. Lady Mountbatten chatting to an unidentified person. TV. & GV. Armoured cars with antiaircraft guns going past. TV. Cavalry trooping past. CV. Zhukov watching. GV. Troops on camels marching past. LS. Top view, parade. The whole colourful float depicting "Rising Punjab" characters dancing on the float which has effigies of a crane and an electric light pylon.

    (Orig Neg.) (Title Scene I.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    631.24
    Media URN:
    32533
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    31/01/1957
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:55:00 / 01:28:36:00
    Canister:
    57/10

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