• Short Summary

    A Comprehensive survey - Our story includes: Frontier scenes from Sudetenland; Refugees in Germany and Prague; Germany's new defences on the Rhine; demonstrations in London.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Premier flies in for peace

    SUDETEN-CZECHO CRISIS. Europe Awaits Result of Negotiations.

    ENGLAND: Heston:
    Chamberlain Leaves for Second Visit to Hitler.
    General view crowd around plane / British Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain shakes hands / Chamberlain walks to mike and speaks / Chamberlain walks up plane's steps / Chamberlain waving & into plane followed by Strang & Wilson / General view British Airways Airliner G-AFGN takes off.

    ORIG.NEG.

    Sound Effects.

    Chamberlain says that a solutions of the Czech problem will help a British & German understanding.

    French Ministers See Premier.

    Croydon:
    General view plane arriving at Croydon / French Prime Minister Edouard Daladier & Bonnet from plane / Chamberlain & Deladier walking away / Halifax, Chamberlain, Deladier & Bonnet / Chamberlin shakes hands with Deladier and others shaking hands / Chamberlain shaking hands with Bonnet. General view crowd / car leaves aerodrome.

    London:
    General view car arriving at No. 10 / Deladier & Bonnet out of car / Bonnet into No. 10. / Sir Samuel Hoare leaving No. 10.

    General view crowd in Trafalgar Square / women in crowd / Miss Ellen Wilkinson making speech / parade passing Czech Legation / man gives Communist salute & shouts.

    Holland Park:
    Henry Wickham Steed (journalist) talks SOT

    Sound Effects: Steed says there is still a chance of adverting the worst if we encourage the Czechs to stand firm.

    Europe Prays for Peace during Negotiations.

    Westminster, Abbey:
    People into Westminster Abbey.

    Hanwell:
    General view Hanwell church, village church / people walking to church.

    Perivale:
    Good Scenes / Church door of Perivale Parish Church with dove on step / dove on Church doorstep.

    Peace Meetings in London
    London: West End:
    NIGHT
    Shot thru' doorway of West End at night / cars along with placards / General view cars parading / placard on car 'Stand by Czechs'
    Background: A Comprehensive survey - Our story includes: Frontier scenes from Sudetenland; Refugees in Germany and Prague; Germany's new defences on the Rhine; demonstrations in London.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1BPMVM5HXFRG2JAIAD63LXBVY
    Media URN:
    VLVA1BPMVM5HXFRG2JAIAD63LXBVY
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/09/1938
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A
  • Part of…

    POLITICS / DEFENCE: Diplomatic efforts to avoid war with Germany

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