• Short Summary

    King Farouk of Egypt marries Queen Narriman at great ceremony in Cairo.

  • Description

    Cairo, Egypt.

    LS. Egyptian troops marching along. LS. Egyptian flag flying over Abdin Palace, Cairo. LS. Royal car leaving Palace. LS. Aircraft flying over. MS. Princess Fawzia, King Farouk's eldest sister and former wife of Shah of Persia, leaving car at house of the King's bride, Queen Narriman. LS. Royal car passing along. LS. Aircraft flying overhead. LS. Queen Narriman and Princess Fawzia on steps. LS. Queen Narriman entering car on way to her wedding to King Farouk. LS. Rolls Royce with Queen approaching. MS. Guard of Honour. LS. Queen's car approaching. LS. Aircraft flying overhead. LS. Procession approaching camera. LS. Processions passing under triumphal arch. LS. Crowds. LS. Crowds on balconies of flats. LS. Aircraft overhead. LS. Queen's car approaching and turning into Palace. MS. King Farouk of Egypt on steps awaiting Queen's arrival. LS. Car entering courtyard of Palace. MS. Farouk assists his bride from car. LS. Guard of Honour. MS. King Farouk and Queen Narriman pose for camera. LS. Abdin Palace. MS. Prime Minister, Moustupha El-Hahas Pacha passing camera. MS. Various shots of Government officials arriving to the wedding. MS. Aga Khan arriving. MS. Officials arriving - several shots. LS. Abdin Palace. MS. Officials including Prime Minister in courtyard

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:27:00 / 01:52:40:00

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