STK-ID 7009

Sequence on Sir Winston Churchill, warmly dressed, inspecting honour guard at Uplands Airport, moving about, chatting with entourage, his trusty cigar in place. FOLLOW SHOT of Churchill and party entering hangar. Shot inside hangar of Churchill going up on a low dais, sitting at table. Shots of small group of men presenting him with fur hat. Various shots of Churchill sitting at table, of VIP's, including prime minister William Lyon Mackenzie King sitting behind him. Side shot of Churchill, crowd of reporters and photographers assembled in semi-circle around him. Shot from different angle of Churchill arriving at table, taking his chair. Shot of crowd of newsmen. Rear shot of Churchill trying on his new fur hat, newsmen snapping pictures. Shots of Churchill at table, posing with governor general Athlone and Princess Alice. Group shot of governor general Athlone and Princess Alice flanked by Churchill and Mackenzie King, their staff behind them. Various shots of trio, group posing. Brief dark shot of Churchill leaving by train, Mackenzie King waving goodbye. Shot of Churchill taking salute from honour guard from steps of Center Block at Parliament Buildings. Brief shot of Churchill inspecting honour guard. Dark interior shots in House of Commons of Churchill speaking in the distance. Exterior shot of crowd. (00/12/1941)


Excerpt from
Churchill in Ottawa
National Film Board
Available formats
Digital Bétacam, Reel 35 mm, Digital Video Disk, HDCAM SR
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w, 35mm dupe neg b&w, 16mm original ektachrome
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486, 1920 x 1080