• Short Summary

    Queen Elizabeth II and Duke of Edinburgh on official tour of Sudan.

  • Description

    Title reads: "QUEEN IN SUDAN".

    Khartoum, Sudan.

    Travel shot past camels decorated with bunting. C/U camel's head. L/S Queen Elizabeth II and Duke of Edinburgh (Prince Philip) in car driving from airport into centre of Khartoum. Mass of cheering Sudanese people. C/U press photographers and cameraman on truck. Queen and Duke standing in car waving. Travel shot past crowd. Various shots excited crowd of Sudanese running down road and waving with camels trotting along in background.

    Panning shot Queen standing in her open topped Rolls Royce car accompanied by Dr. Tigani El Mahi of Presidential Council driving onto the race course. M/S group of racing camels with jockey's mounted. M/S Queen watching. Various shots camel race.

    Panning shot from covered viewing point to the works at the Roseires Dam. M/S Queen with dignitaries looking at workings of the dam. Panning shot of the dam. Panning shot various tribes dancing at foot of the dam for the Queen. Various shots tribal people dancing. M/S Queen watching the dancers. She puts her hand in front of her face (bothered by flies). Various shots of tribesmen musicians playing traditional instruments. M/S Queen watching. M/S tribesmen dancing.

    Note: alternative spelling of Roseair Dam.

    Note: further information about tour on file.

    Note: see separate record for selected originals in colour.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:53:00 / 01:04:36:00

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