STK-ID 32486

MLS of Nigeria Airways Viscount taxiing to a stop, words "Nigeria Airways" on fuselage. CU of Nigerian Premier Sir Abubakar Tafawa Balewa. Shots of Mrs Sirimaro Bandaranaike of Ceylon arriving. Sequence showing Pakistan International airline Boeing 707 taxiing to a stop, Ayub Khan deplaning, shaking hands. CUs of Ayub Khan. LAS of Pakistan's flag. MLS of Nigeria Airways Viscount taxiing to a stop. Shots of AT Balewa deplaning. CUs of Balewa. LS of BOAC Boeing 707. Sequence showing arrival of unidentified VIP's. Sequence showing arrival of Tunku Abdul Rahman of Malaysia. Shots of Mrs Bandaranaike deplaning, being greeted, of Ayub Khan deplaning, greeting his countrymen who are flying the Pakistani flag in his honour. LS of South African Airways Boeing 707. Sequence showing Hendrik Verwoerd being greeted. Sequence showing BOAC Boeing 707 taxiing up, Sir Roy Welensky of Southern Rhodesia deplaning, being greeted. CUs of Sir Welensky. Shots of Verwoerd's arrival. LAMSs of anti-Verwoerd placards. Shot of group carrying placards. MS of public building in London. Sequence on Prime Minister John Diefenbaker of Canada at Shannon Airport. Shot of building flying Red Ensign. Shot of Diefenbaker and wife posing. Sequence showing Royal Air Force's Aldergrove Base, arrival of Diefenbaker, inspection of airmen, press conference. (00/03/1961)


Excerpt from
Commonwealth Prime Ministers' Conference
London (England)
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w, 16mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio