Chinese leader Chou en Lai arrives for talks with Rumanian leader Nicholae Ceausescu.
Unissued / Unused material -
Rumanian titles and voiceovered newsreel material.
GV Exterior of airport building at Bucharest. LS Of plane carrying Chinese leader Chou en Lai coming in to land. MS Of reception party including Nicolae Ceausescu, Secretary General of the Rumanian Communist Party, and Ion Gheorghe Maurer, Rumanian Prime Minister. MS Rumanian and Chinese flags flying side by side. VS Chou leaves plane and is received by reception party plus Rumanian Government members. VS Chou inspects Guard of Honour. VS Good of Chou making short speech and receiving flowers, then going over and waving to airport crowds. VS With motorcycle escort the motorcade moves through crowds in Bucharest, Chou and Mr Maurer waving from open car. LS Motorcade arriving at the Central Committee of the Rumanian Communist Party Headquarters. VS Chou is met inside the building by Mr Ceausescu and Mr Maurer plus other comrades including Chivu Stoica, Gheorghe Apostol, Alexandru Birladeanu, Emil Bodnares and Alexandru Draghici. They then sit down in an informal atmosphere and start talks.
(Comb. Lav.) Old record suggests that material may date from around 16/06/1966.