STK-ID 39006

HASs of south-west of Ottawa seen from the observation platform of the Peace Tower, TILT DOWN to West Block. HAS of East Block, Chateau Laurier and Central Station in background. Shot of Ottawa City Hall, Royal Canadian Air Force memorial in foreground. Front MLS of Rideau Hall, escorted motorcade moving towards and past camera. Canted LAS, of top of portico of Rideau Hall, of carvings. Shots of Royal Canadian Mounted Police mounted escort, state carriage and motorcade driving past camera, Center Block in background. MLS of Rideau Hall, motorcade driving up. Shots of Prime Minister of Malaya (now Malaysia) Tunku Adbul Rahman arriving seen from inside the Peace Tower, of mountie saluting and opening car door. LAS of Peace Tower, TILT DOWN. Shot of motorcade driving past camera with motorcycle escort, disappearing behind East Block. Shot of state carriage escorted by mounted RCMP driving past camera. Shot of Prime Minister of Canada John Diefenbaker and Tunku Abdul Rahman emerging from Parliament Buildings. Shot of Tunku Abdul Rahman stepping into official car. MS of mountie saluting, of cars driving off, TILT UP Peace Tower. MS of dashing motorcycle mountie. Shots of Tunku Abdul Rahman coming out of Parliament, of Malayan dignitaries standing by, of cars driving off. Fine shot of Ottawa from Mackenzie King Bridge showing canal, Parliament towers, post office, in distance. Shot of Chateau Laurier. (00/10/1960)


Excerpt from
Prime minister of Malaya in Canada
National Film Board
Available formats
Digital Video Disk, HDCAM SR, Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080