• Short Summary

    The future Princess of Monaco arrives to Monte Carlo.

  • Description

    Monte Carlo, Monaco.

    GV. Monte Carlo harbour. GV. Prince Rainier's yacht in harbour surrounded by small boats waiting to move out to meet the US liner "Constitution". GV. "Constitution" approaching harbour, & GV. SV. Grace Kelly, American film star and future Princess of Monaco, being presented with bouquet by Mayor of Cannes onboard the liner, & SCU. CU. Grace Kelly smiling. GV. Prince Rainier's yacht "Deo Juvante" moving out of the harbour. GV. Yacht moving out of the harbour, "Constitution" in background. SV. Prince Rainier of Monaco standing on bridge of his yacht approaching "Constitution". LV. Small boat moving up alongside the liner. SV. Prince Rainier's yacht alongside the "Constitution". LV. Grace Kelly stepping across another yacht from "Constitution" onto Prince Rainier's yacht. AS. Passengers watching from liner. LV. Prince Rainier's yacht moving away from the liner. GV. Prince Rainier's yacht approaching harbour, "Constitution" in the background. People in the foreground watching. SV. Grace Kelly and Prince Rainier together on the bridge of his yacht. GV. Yacht slowly moving into the harbour. LV. Crowds waving and cheering. SV. Grace Kelly and Prince Rainier on bridge of yacht, Grace Kelly waving. SV. Crowds waving. GV. Yacht approaching the quayside, & SV. TGV. Yacht approaching quayside surrounded by small craft. SV. Cameramen with long focus lenses. SV. Stern of the yacht - Grace Kelly steps onto the gangway and starts to walk down, followed by Prince Rainier. She steps onto the quayside and two small Monegasque children step forward to present her with a bouquet. Children present the bouquets watched by Prince Rainier. Children move back and couple walk forward to their car. Grace Kelly looks up and waves to crowds, then moves forward to step into the car. From the time she steps down from gangway until she steps into the car, Grace Kelly is holding her black pet poodle named Oliver, the dog is wearing small white bow on is head. GV. Crowds waiting outside Prince Rainier's Palace in Monaco. GV. Royal car flanked by motorcyclists approaching palace and drive through the main entrance.

    (F.G.) (Orig "F")

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:50:15:00 / 01:52:38:00

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