STK-ID 16883

Nigeria Independence: various interior shots of classroom, laboratory, lounge, library showing Nigerian and white students working together. CUs of Nigerian student choosing book from library shelves, of Nigerian watching as another student mans complex-looking piece of electronic machinery. Exterior shots of McGill University campus with students, of students coming down stairs of main building. LAMCS of Nigerian girl holding small Nigerian flag. Various shots of the Olatongi dance troupe performing African dance on ballroom floor. Several shots of banquet, guests include the Honourable Egan Chambers, Dr Knowles, Sir Saville Garner and wife, Mr S Pillai, acting High Commissioner to India, Mr EO Sanu, of Nigerian Embassy in Washington, and Mr AY Abayomi. Final shots of models showing off new Nigerian fashions. (01/10/1960)


Excerpt from
Nigeria Independance/Brockville Yachting
National Film Board
Available formats
Video HI 8, Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio