STK-ID 34216

Shots of the Prime Minister of Malaya (now Malaysia), Tunku Abdul Rahman, being greeted by the Prime Minister of Canada John Diefenbaker and other personalities at Uplands Airport, listening to speech by Diefenbaker. CUs of Commanding Officer of honour guard, of Canadian coat of arms, of Royal Canadian Air Force flag. Shot of Tunku Abdul Rahman driving off in offical car with Diefenbaker after speech. Shot of RCAF guard of honour presenting arms. Three shots of Tunku Abdul Rahman, Governor General of Canada Georges Vanier and Prime Minister Diefenbaker at Rideau Hall. LAS of nose of US presidential plane "Columbine" flying Malayan flag, of Tunku Abdul Rahman and party embarking, of presidential coat of arms on plane. Sequence in Chateau Laurier ball room showing honour guests including Tunku Abdul Rahman, Governor General Vanier and wife, Vice-Admiral Rayner and wife, Sir Savile Garner and wife arriving, taking their place at banquet table. Shot of governor general cutting Navy's 50th anniversary cake with sabre. LAS of engines of Department of Transportation Viscount. PAN of steaming Niagara Falls. FOLLOW SHOT of American Falls from up-river. Various shots of Tunku Abdul Rahman, of crowd looking over falls. Sequence showing Tunku Abdul Rahman visiting De Havilland plant in Toronto. HAS of East Block of Parliament Buildings from top of Center Block. Level shot of Center Block, cavalcade of mounties and landau moving by. LS of facade of Rideau Hall, cavalcade in front. Shot of Tunku Abdul Rahman coming out of East Block with Diefenbaker and leaving by car. Various shots of Parliament Hill. (00/10/1960)


Excerpt from
Prime minister of Malaya in Canada
Toronto, Ottawa, Niagara Falls (City)
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080