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  • Short Summary

    Photo shoots during Three Powers Conference (USA, GB & China) in Cairo.

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    Cairo, Egypt.

    Various shots of the photo shoots during Cairo Conference between Great Britain, China and USA.

    LS. Group including Chinese Nationalist Leader Chiang Kai Shek, American President Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Britain's Prime Minster Winston Churchill, American General George Marshall, Sir Charles Portal, Chief of the Royal Air Force, Field Marshal, Lord Alanbrooke, Lord Louis Mountbatten and several other officers. Close up shot of Churchill. Close up shot of Roosevelt. Close up shot of Chiang Kai Shek. Several shots of the group. Press taking photographs.

    Roosevelt and Chiang Kai Shek seated in chairs, pan to Churchill. Three leaders posing. Several shots of the three leaders and Mrs Chiang posing. Churchill talking to Mrs Chiang.

    Various shots of the Chiang Kai Shek, Roosevelt, Churchill and Mrs Chiang seated in chairs with a group of officers behind them.

    Various shots of a group including Chiang Kai Shek, Roosevelt, Churchill, Madame Chiang Kai Shek, Anthony Eden, John Winant, Lord Killearn, Sir Alexander Cadogan and several other men. Pan along front line showing the big four. More shots of a group. Photographers at work.

    Cataloguer's note: this is Cairo Conference footage, not Quebec Conference footage as stated in paperwork.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued / unused
    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:34:48:00 / 01:36:46:00
    UN 1430 H

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