STK-ID 18901

Sequence on Prime Minister Liaquat Ali Khan of Pakistan and wife arriving in Department of Transport DC-3, being greeted by Prime Minister Louis Saint-Laurent and other government officials. Shots of crowd at plane, reporters, dignitaries being introduced by Prime Minister Saint-Laurent. Sequence on visiting Prime Minister taking the salute, Royal Canadian Air Force honour guard marching, gun salute. Sequence on Liaquat Ali Khan inspecting of honour guard. Various shots, MSs, CSs of visitors being introduced by Saint-Laurent to Pakistani Nationals and to members of the diplomatic corps. HAS of motorcade arriving at cenotaph in Confederation Square. Level shot of ceremonies, wreath laying, Defence Minister Brooke Claxton present to receive visiting Prime Minister. Shot of wreath, TILT UP to monument. Shots of press conference given by Liaquat Ali Khan while his wife chats with other reporters. CU of Liaquat Ali Khan smoking, talking. LS of Center Block of Parliament Buildings, motorcade in lower foreground. Sequence on distinguished visitors arriving, being greeted at door of Parliament Building. Shots of visitors posing with Parliament Officials, entering. (00/06/1950)


Excerpt from
Pakistan Prime Minister
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080