• Short Summary

    Queen Elizabeth and Princess Margaret visit Elstree studios to see "Magic Box" Festival of Britain film in the making.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Royal Visitors see Festival Film in Making

    ENGLAND: London: Elstree:
    EXT
    Queen Elizabeth and Princess Margaret along with Michael Balcon to studio set
    Cameramen at work
    Ronald Neame (Producer) introducing John Boulting (Director) to the Queen
    Queen and Princess meet Robert Donat (actor)
    Princess looking at Friese Green camera
    Queen looking at examples of Friese Green's early animated pictures on celluloid
    Queen looking at camera at work
    Queen and Princess watching film being made, Janet Scott on set

    EXCERPT from film 'Magic Box' starring Robert Donat and Herbert Lomas and Sir Lawrence Olivier

    Queen and Princess presented with bouquets
    Queen looking at models of film set before leaving

    KEYWORDS: Royalty / Industries / Trades and Crafts / Festival of Britain
    Background: Queen Elizabeth and Princess Margaret visit Elstree studios to see "Magic Box" Festival of Britain film in the making.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1IV1PMS66OV5HOSLCXY1SWPQG
    Media URN:
    VLVA1IV1PMS66OV5HOSLCXY1SWPQG
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/03/1951
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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