• Short Summary

    Princess Irene announces engagement and Queen Juliana of the Netherlands visits Mexico.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Irene Choose Rome"

    SV Princess Irene of the Netherlands and Prince Don Carlos. CU Irene. SV Irene and Don Carlos. CU Irene and Don Carlos after they have announced that they will marry in Rome.

    GV Queen Juliana and Prince Bernhard of the Netherlands disembarking from their plane at Amsterdam International Airport, Holland. LV Queen Juliana is greeted by her daughters Princess Margriet and Christina. LV People on airport building. LV Queen Juliana and Prince Bernhard walk towards camera. SV ditto. As the Queen and Prince wave to crowd.

    GV Mexico City. GV Pan crowds at airport. LV As President Mateos greets Queen Juliana and Prince Bernhard. SV Guard of Honour. LV Crown Princess Beatrix. LV Queen Juliana reading speech. LV Pressmen. LV As Queen Juliana finishes speech. GV Crowd applauding. SV Pan band of guitars and violins and harps playing. GV Tracking shot through Mexico City. During tickertape parade to welcome Prince Bernhard and Queen Juliana. SV Pan Queen Juliana and President Adolfo Lopez Mateos in their car. GV ditto.

    GV The pyramids of Teotihuacam. SV The Queen and Prince Bernhard admiring the pyramids. CU Carving. GV The Queen and Prince walking round one of the pyramids.

    GV The Palace of National Arts floodlit at night. SV ditto. LV In the Royal box from left to right are Princess Beatrix, Queen Juliana, Pres. Mateos, Mrs Mateos and Prince Bernhard GV Elevated Mexican Folk Dance being performed by men and women. Nearer shot ditto.

    (F.G. & Library)

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:14:04:00 / 01:16:11:00

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