STK-ID 13807

[Title: Japanese Royalty visit Canada's Capital] (02/05/1930) MS of Prince and Princess Takamatsu of Japan arriving at Union Station and being greeted by Prime Minister RB Bennett and the Earl of Bessborough. MS of group posing for camera. FOLLOW MS of Imperial couple meeting with other civic and government officials. Shots intercut with MSs of Highland guard of honour. FOLLOW CS of couple and officials as they walk towards and past camera. Imperial couple visits Canadian Government Motion Picture Bureau (05/05/1930): MS to CS of motorcade arriving at the Canadian Government Motion Picture Bureau on John Street. MSs of Imperial guests and following coming off cars, being welcomed by what looks like Frank Badgeley, group entering building. [Titles interspersed]


Excerpt from
Japanese Royalty Visit Ottawa (archives 167)
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Digital Bétacam, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486