• Short Summary

    Good coverage of the 1964 General Election.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Election Warms Up". Good coverage of the 1964 General Election.

    GV of the Thames. Zoom in to the Houses of Parliament. SV Cricketer Ted Dexter walking towards camera in Cardiff street. SV Conservative Candidate Ted talking to a postman. SV People watching. SV Dexter signing autographs for small boys. SV Dexter talking to woman. GV Riversdale Road, Islington, London. SV Labour member Dr Eric Fletcher walking across the street to talk to women. CU Fletcher. CU Fletcher's son. SV group with Mrs Fletcher on left. CU Mrs Fletcher. CU Dr Fletcher.

    GV Statue of Sir Winston Churchill at Woodford. CU Statue. SV Patrick Jenkin the Conservative Candidate running towards a house. CU Jenkin shaking hand with woman and then running off again. SV Jenkin running to house. SV Jenkin walking down path. CU The woman that lives in the house. CU Jenkin running off again. Travel shot, along main street of Chigwell. GV The Liberal Candidate Miss Gudrun Collis talking to man on corner of street. CU Miss Collis. CU Man talking to Miss Collis. CU The man pan down to show him holding Liberal pamphlet. CU Miss Collis pan to bald headed man.

    GV Pan Scene in Shotton, East Flintshire, Scotland. SV The Labour candidate Mrs Irene White talking to woman. CU The woman's little girl. SV Mrs White talking to a man on bike. SV Jimmy Edwards talking to women in a Paddington Street. CU As Edwards hands a passing man a leaflet. CU Edwards. SV Screaming Lord Sutch canvassing in the middle of Charing Cross Road. CU Sutch. As he walks to a van and hands the driver a poster. CU Another man looking at a poster. CU Sutch. SV Sutch hands a poster to a man who promptly screws it up and puts it in a dustbin. SV Sutch trying to tempt two policemen to take one of his posters. CU Sign "Transport House" - Labour HQ. SV Int As Harold Wilson sits down in front of Labour posters. CU Mr Wilson smoking his pipe. GV Meeting at St. Pancras which the Prime Minister is addressing. SV Sir Alec Douglas-Home talking. GV Section of the crowd with anti-Tory banners. CU Home. GV The House of Parliament.


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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:04:00 / 01:59:00:00

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