STK-ID 40938

Prime Minister in England: Canada's Prime Minister John Diefenbaker arrives in London and the first leg of his six week tour of the British Commonwealth. Head on view of a RCAF North Star coming to a stop. MS of Diefenbaker coming down stairs, being greeted by the Earl of Home and High Commissioner George Drew. Shots of battery of press cameramen shooting visitor, of Diefenbaker walking past the camera with the Earl of Home, of the Prime Minister giving a press conference. MCS of door to "10 Downing Street". Prime Minister's car arrives as curious Londoners stare and as he enters British Prime Minister's residence. Shot of Diefenbaker and MacMillan in doorway, of the two shaking hands. PAN from LS of the House of Parliament to MS of Lambeth Palace. MSs of the Archbishop of Canterbury Geoffry Flaher, Mrs Flaher, John Diefenbaker and George Drew posing together in Lambeth Palace. (130 ft)


Excerpt from
Prime Minister Diefenbaker's Tour
London (England)
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w, 35mm neg b&w
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1920 x 1080