• Short Summary

    People in the News include Pandit Nehru, Dean Acheson and Mao Tse-Tung.

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    Unissued / Unused material.

    People in the News.

    MS two men walking across the road on way to vote in Germany elections. MS's people walking along street and entering polling booth. CU voting papers being tipped from ballot box. Various shots the West German parliament in session. MS Theodor Heuse being sworn in as President. CU of him. MS Dr Konrad Adenauer surrounded by cameramen. CU Adenauer being shaken by hand.

    MS the three allied High Commissioners signing occupation statue announcing end of military government. LS exterior allied headquarters with flag flying. MS flag flying.

    MS Wilhelm Pieck, elected President of the Eastern German republic, seated on dais with others, at meeting. MS audience. CU Pieck, wiping face with handkerchief. CU Otto Grotewohl, Minister President. CU Walter Ulbricht, Deputy Minister President. LS Night shot of East German police presenting arms at celebration of new Eastern Republic. MS Pieck, with motorcycle escort, driving along street in open car. LS Elevated mass demonstration meeting of protest against the Soviet dominated Eastern State, held in Western Berlin. LS speaker addressing crowd from balcony. MS section of crowd holding flag. Various shots mass meeting.

    CU Dean Acheson sat at desk after becoming Secretary of State. CU map of China. LS elevated communist forces marching into a town. MS General Mao Tse-Tung, followed by two others walking out of building. CU head and shoulders of General Mao Tse-Tung. MS British reinforcements disembarking at Hong Kong. MS posed group of delegates sat in garden of 10 Downing Street for Conference of Commonwealth statesmen in London. U Joseph Chifley (Australia) chatting to Indian woman. MS Clement Attlee. CU Pandit Nehru, during one of his political visits, being greeted in traditional fashion with a garland. MS masked figures in procession in Tibet. MS a Tibetan priest. MS 9 year old Dalai Lama surrounded by others. MS Pandit Nehru waving from steps of plane. LS plane taking off.

    Cataloguer's note: German commentary.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:07:00 / 01:35:09:00
    UN 2230 I

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