STK-ID 20915

1944 Victory Loan in London (00/05/1944): various shots of display in Trafalgar Square about War Bonds, various inducements to the public, signs, monuments, weapons display. HAS over large crowd and TILT UP to huge sign on base of Nelson's Column reading "London's Salute to the Fighters for Freedom". Building with "Bovril" sign visible in background. Fine TRAVELLING HASs of soldiers on parade in London streets, Highlanders, sailors, with view of reviewing stand, Royal Family (King George VI, Queen Elizabeth consort and Princess Elizabeth) on it. Various shots of vehicles moving by the camera, trucks, a Churchill tank.


Excerpt from
Reportages nº 68
London (England)
National Film Board
Available formats
Digital Bétacam, Reel 35 mm, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486