STK-ID 37748

Shots of Governor General Roland Michener and wife arriving on Parliament Hill. Canted shot of Peace Tower, PAN VERS LE BAS to royal car arriving, Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip in state regalia stepping out, being introduced to members of clergy. Rear shot of clergy. Shots of large crowds, of VIP's, of members of clergy, of royal couple. Several shots of dais, of royal visitors, crowd, Mace Bearer, Prime Minister Lester B Pearson, Leader of the Opposition John Diefenbaker, Secretary of State for External Affairs Paul Martin, Minister of Transport Paul Hellyer and others. Shot of royal couple standing and Prince Philip saluting as "O Canada" anthem is played. Shot of royal visitors passing by camera, getting into open car, driving off, Royal Canadian Mounted Police motorcycle escort following. FOLLOW SHOT of royal car, Queen waving, crowd waving back. MLS of Maple Leaf flag being hoisted up flag pole atop tower on Parliament. Sequence on 100-gun salute, artillery men in parade uniforms. Several CUs of guns firing, flashes, empty cartridges, crowd watching. Shot of mother holding her hands on small son's ears. CUs of medals on artillery man's chest, of hand and pencil checking off salvos on pad. Shots of artillery men packing up and leaving. (01/07/1967)


Excerpt from
Queen Elizabeth's Visit to Ottawa- June, July 1967
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm, HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
16mm original ektachrome, 16mm non sync magnetic sound
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080