STK-ID 20229

Various shots of arrival of cabinet ministers at Rideau Hall, of ministers chatting informally outside, of Prime minister Pierre Elliott Trudeau arriving, shaking hands, talking to reporters, entering Rideau Hall followed by John Turner and others. Several shots of ministers walking in small groups past camera into banquet hall where they are to pose for formal picture. Cut to Prime minister Trudeau and Governor general Roland Michener sitting and waiting for the others. Group shot of ministers taken from the side. Cuts to face shots of Prime minister Trudeau chatting, of Mitchell Sharp. Profile shots of Mitchell Sharp, of Gerard Pelletier talking, of Paul Martin. Shots of Prime minister Trudeau talking to chic woman, giving her a parting kiss, of ministers leaving hall, saying goodbye to Governor general. Shots of Paul Martin waiting for his car, of Governor general Michener and wife leaving in their limousine. Shots of Edgar Benson walking by camera, of Paul Hellyer having a parting word and a hand shake for female admirers. (00/07/1968)


Excerpt from
Prime Minister Trudeau and His New Cabinet
National Film Board
Available formats
Video HI 8, Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
35mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio