• Short Summary

    Mr Attlee arrives to Berlin for the big three meeting - King George VI receives Mr Truman.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "THE NEW BIG THREE".

    Berlin. New Britain's Prime Minister Clement Attlee alighting from plane - he is arriving for the Big Three meeting in Berlin. New Foreign Minister Ernest Bevin alighting from plane. Bevin with Major General L. O. Lyne, Commander 7th Armoured Division. Close up shot of Mr Attlee.

    Attlee entering the Cecilienhof Palace. Long shot of the conference table with men standing around it. Ernest Bevin seated at table, Attlee behind him. Mr Attlee, American President Harry Truman and Soviet leader Joseph Visarionovich Stalin grouped at the table.

    Plymouth. King George VI, standing on deck of HMS 'Renown' alone with three naval guns in background. American president Truman boarding the "Renown" from a barge. Truman with the King shaking hands and inspecting Guard of Honour. King George, President Truman, American Secretary of State James Byrnes and Admiral Leahy. Closer shot of King talking to Truman and Byrnes. Close up shot of Truman and King shaking hands. Several shots of Truman leaving the Renown. Renown in dock.

    Close up shot of King and Truman shaking hands. onboard Truman's ship USS 'Augusta'. The King with Lord Halifax leaving the USS 'Augusta' after visiting President Truman. Close up shot of the King in launch. The King running up the gangway of the Renown. A good shot of the King with Union Jack and sky as background. The cruiser Augusta leaving for America. The King watches it depart.

    (Mute & Track Negs.)

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:51:00 / 01:21:45:00

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