• Short Summary

    Chinese footballers in London, model exhibition in Westminster and troops leaving India.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "People In Camera". Introductory intertitle reads: "Sport".

    Stamford Bridge Football Ground, Chelsea, London.

    Chinese footballers train at Stamford Bridge. MS the footballers walking onto the field. MS Slow motion shots of dribbling and kicking the ball. CU Head shots of them jumping up and down. LS Doing physical exercises including a trick shot taken upside down. LS run backwards. LS the men run quickly out of picture. (Slow turning trick shot)

    Intertitle reads: "Hobby"

    Model engineering exhibition at Westminster.

    LS General view of the exhibition. MS the grand circular model railway track, a model operated by remote control, showing vehicles running round it and the level crossing working. MS Boys looking on. CU models of engines and ships including a three masted sailing vessel. MS a motor boat racing round a water track. MS Aircraft flying round. CU cut in shot of boys with wondering expression on their faces. MS One aircraft crashes.

    Intertitle reads: "Exit".

    Earl Mountbatten says goodbye to British troops leaving India. MS Earl Louis and Lady Edwina Mountbatten on the deck of the troopship. CU Louis in a jovial mood. CU a nurse taking a picture of the Mountbattens. MS of troops on troopship. LS the Mountbattens walking off gangplank. MS waving to the troops. MS Men of Royal Indian Navy marching along the Ballard Pier, Bombay. MS British and Indian flags flying from the side of the ship. LS Sikh troops marching along the quay. MS Sikhs cheer the departing Britons. MS the Mountbattens waving to the troops. Field Marshall Claud Auchinleck stands by their side. MS Back view of Earl and Lady Mountbatten, framed in a doorway, waving.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:18:00 / 01:04:48:00

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