STK-ID 7445

Profile MSs of delegates at rostrum in the House of Commons, one of whom is Prime Minister Louis Saint-Laurent. The Canadian delegation is visible in the background. Longer HAMLS of delegates taking their seats after their speeches. TILT UP to delegates across the centre aisle. LAMLS of the spectators' balcony. Various shots of delegates in hallways, filing past Colombo Plan exhibits, emerging from a room, entering the House of Commons. with a Royal Canadian Mounted Police constable standing guard in some of the shots. View of wall map of Eastern Asia, PAN to Prime Minister Louis Saint-Laurent and an Asian delegate chatting, pointing to map. MLS of whole group of delegates posing in front of the centre block. MSs of press photographers shooting away. MSs of delegations, and their signs, from Canada, Vietnam, United Kingdom, United States, Indonesia, Nepal and India. PAN from one side of the House of Commons to the other with delegates occupying their seats. HAMLS of the House of Commons during the conference, various MSs and HAMSs of delegates addressing then going back to their seats. Two Royal Canadian Mounted Police constables open a double door as a television camera is pushed through. MLS of the whole Parliament Centre Block. LAMS of the Peace Tower and TILT DOWN to the base and MS of a RCMP constable standing guard. View of flags with the east block in background. A car drives up and delegates step out past the camera. Various shots of delegates walking in hallways. MSs and CSs of delegates at their seats in House of Commons.


Excerpt from
Colombo Plan Delegates
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w, 35mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio