STK-ID 38088

Installation ceremony of the Governor General of Canada Roland Michener in Ottawa: ZOOM IN on Governor General Roland Michener, Gentleman Usher of the Black Rod bowing to him, ZOOM OUT of procession moving out of Senate. MLS of Governor General Michener in procession. FOLLOW SHOT of Supreme Court judges leaving. Shots of Louis Saint-Laurent talking with Davie Fulton, with others. Shot of Paul Hellyer. Exterior shot of Center Block, Governor General coming down steps, Prime Minister Lester B. Pearson nearby. Three quarter front and rear shots of Michener on dais, taking royal salute. MLS of Governor General and officers heading for inspection. LAS of Royal Canadian Mounted Police on horseback, Parliament in background. Various shots of inspection of Canadian Guards Regiment intercut with photographers, mounties. Shots of Roland Michener and wife heading for landau, of vice-regal couple in landau, of cavalcade moving out. Shot of cavalcade heading out onto Wellington Street past camera. MS of Center Block, Expo 67 flag, Canadian flag prominent. Shot of Center Block. TILT UP facade of Government House to Governor General's Standard. (17/04/1967)


Excerpt from
Installation of the Governor General
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080