STK-ID 15401

Sequence on actress Mary Pickford arriving in Ottawa by train, being greeted by Mayor Stanley Lewis, crowd of dignitaries and fans, walking to Chateau Laurier after being presented with bouquet of flowers by little Lyse Parent, attending rotary luncheon. CU of Mary and prime minister William Lyon Mackenzie King. Night shot at theatre, of premiere of film "My Love" and National Film Board short "Hungry Minds" at Elgin Theatre, Mary Pickford and mackenzie King, Pickford greeting Governor general and Lady Alexander, crowd applauding. CU of Pickford at microphone. Sequence on visit of Pickford to Toronto, signing of guest book. Various shots of Mary Pickford in Toronto, posing with VIP's at City Hall, with son Douglas Fairbanks Jr, and of Mary being boosted up by two police officers so she can look over fence at construction site. PAN of construction site. (16/01/1948)


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Mary Pickford in Canada
Toronto, Ottawa
National Film Board
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Reel 35 mm, Digital Video Disk, Digital Bétacam
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35mm fine grain b&w
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720 x 486