- Title: FILM41C
EXT WS Buckingham Palace with royal standard flying.
PAN down to Welsh guards outside standing to attention, of the palace gates, procession of horses past, EXT shot procession through the gates Gold coach with eight horse drawn, MS Gold coach with footmen and Queen Elizabeth II seen inside looking out and waving arm.
10.00.39.0 Nanny looks out from Buckingham palce window with Prince Charles and Princess Anne,
10.00.40.0 MS Gold coach with Queen in mid shot you can see her waving, the royal wave. WS the Mall with procession moving down centre, lines with Welsh guards and people waving,
10.00.55.00 WS LS Procession past Whitehall, with crowds and guardsman, MS Gold coach procession through crowds along shop lines street, in the West End, much waving,
SLATE - the Queen and Princess Margaret drive to the Abbey,.
TS bacl and gold coach drawn by two horses, arrive at the specially built entrance to Westminster Abbey TS SS household cavalry around as Princess Margaret and Queen mother are just seen alighting from the carriage.
TS WS Welsh Guards marching in large brigade along spectator lines Mall.
10.01.31.11 MS group of sailors in uniforms and with cameras strain to watch the parade .
10.01.31.12 Side shot Gold Coach R- L past crowded grandstands of spectators . waving away
10:01:37:11 TS WS grandstand lined road - also lined with uniformed soldiers and gold coach and procession through road form top L of frame, ZI as procession makes its way. MS gold coach L-R mid frame.
MS grandstand with waving subjects, patriots, procession down centre of road. below camera. Gold coach passes L-R MS , MS spectators in grandstand waving away.
Gold coach parked outside specially made entrance to Westminster Abbey, ZI to Gold coach, MS ZI, Queen Elizabeth II accompanied by ladies in waiting getting out of the Gold coach, and into entrance pavilion, PAN UP to large royal crest decorations
10:02:28:00 - scenes inside Westminster Abbey not copyright - the crowning ceremony
10:03:17:00 MS Gold coach outside Westminster Abbey, Queen Elizabeth II seen walking towards coach wearing crown and train carried by ladies in waiting. Side shot of Queen ready to enter the Gold Coach, surrounded by footmen, Queen pulls up her robes and is assisted by footman, queen gets in coach . Shot form other side of coach with Queen and Prince Philip in side all dressed up in regalia, tricorn , WS TD gold coach sets off down street, WS TS Gold coach and cavalry procession along lined streets, in the rain, . MS Gold Coach past camera, with Queen and prince Philip visible inside.
10:04:19:00 WS Gold coach past cenotaph.
TS TD HA, procession along narrow subject / spectator lined street, waving.
TS HA, Procession of battalions and brigades, through Admiralty Arch at the Mall.
TS procession move in formation
10:04:34:18 - march past of colonial battalion , colonial cavalry in white pith helmets, and lancer - Royal Lancers, or what ever, more battalions march past, with rifles.
TS WS infantry battalion formation down the Mall
MS Canadian Mounties past camera, MS and CU Mounties riding past. And ride through crowds
10:05:06:00 Princes Margaret and Queen Mother seen in MS inside black coach, , Queen mother looks out grinning, Cu Gold Coach - Queen Elizabeth II just seen inside coach, and then seen smiling with her sceptre, , great shot of her smiling and looking out of coach,
10:05:22:08 TS procession through gates, large crowds at side TS infantry regiments in khakis .
TS looking down foreign VIP (looks as if from South Pacific island Tonga perhaps ?) waving looking up at camera
WS Gold Coach procession though crowded west end street, with hoardings,
and Piccadilly circus, with Wrigleys hoarding and crowds.
SLATE - The return to Buckingham Palace
TS WS procession down the Mall towards camera, through Buckingham Place gates. WS PAN crowds gathered outside Buckingham Palace gates
MS Buckingham Palace balcony, with royal family assembled and Queen Elizabeth II , Princes Charles Princess Anne at front, Prince Philip at side, and ladies in waiting - waving away. PAN LEFT, Queen mother waves, m princess Margaret on the end, Queen points up to left, WS Royal Air Force flypast, in formation, balcony scene and then PAN over mass crowds outside Buckingham Palace.
SLATE THE END
10:06:52:04 London in Coronation Year . London Goes gay for this Great Occasion.
TU Big Ben at three o'clock, and blue sky, Royal standard banner WS Big Ben Stephens tower clock showing f our o'clock. Traffic and busses below, , grandstand on side of street WS street covered with banners and St George cross flags , near St Pauls cathedral ( seen in BG) WS London street covered with red banners and flags, red route-master and buses in FG, large banner with ER over street lined. WS scaffold covered with banners and ruch . MS fifties design street light decoration,
More fifties style decorations. EXT SHOT neo classical building covered in Union Jacks, CU red decoration banner, CU illuminated crown decoration, illuminated ER.
10:08:06:09 Dorchester hotel covered with blue banners and fringing,
Decorate arch - somewhere in Victoria (?) fifties street lamp decoration with flag,
SLATE - OXFORD STREET
WS TS densely decorated Oxford street Selfridges covered in red and lots of union jacks, CU picture of Queen in frame in shop window, . EST ST Selfridges with buses and banners,
10:08:34:16 statue of Queen outside Selfridges, ZI.
10:08:53:15 statue of Eros in gilded cage. - Eros in gilded cage at Piccadilly circus.
10:09:06:18 triumphal arches span the Mall. - shots of the mall with arches and traffic going below, MS and Cus of the arches, then shots f the arches on Coronation Day with mass crowds milling below.
10:09:27:02 illumination decorations glowing and flashing, illuminated crown, illuminated Big Ben, .
Admiralty arch form the Mall side with crests, transport and buses, tall banners, CU ER crests,
SLATE - The annexe to Westminster Abbey - EXT SHOT Westminster Abbey PAN down large crest decoration outside day and illuminated at night,
10:10:10:00 fireworks on coronation night , VS reflected in water, and firework sin sky.
EXT Buckingham Palace at night
Festival of Britain 1951
SLATE Royalty at the Festival St Pauls cathedral , May 3rd 1951.
TS TD HA shot outside step sat St Pauls , black limos arrive, to red carpet, guards in armour outside to attention, TS guards in 17th century restoration / tudor outfits with St George flats and drums,
SLATE Her majesty Queen Mary arrives.
Black stretch car arrives with group of ten pole tudor outfits , TS black car along route
TS Queen may with aide walks red carpet on steps, and enter the cathedral - greet by arch bishops.
SLATE the arrival of their majesties the King ( George VI ) and Queen Mother and Princess Margaret,
TS trotting household cavalry on corner , four horse drawn carrige along, TS coarch halts and King and Queen alight, up steps, into the cathedral,
SLATE - Aflter a service of dedication the King declared the Festival open.
EXT shot steps of St Pauls with assembled household cavalry and people with King George VI - ZI - King George VI making speech .
MS King George and Queen mother in open coach and off though streets - clearly seen
SLATE the arrival of Mr Attlee and My Churchill at the South Bank Exhibition for the Royal Opening.
Clement Atlee to camera in top hat , full face shot, shakes hands ,
10:12:45:00 Churchill in top hat and pipe - full face shot arrives, takeoff hat - walk towards camera with medals on
CU Queen Mary full face shot , past camera in along to steps
10:13:14:00 Princess Elizabeth ( Queen Elizabeth II ) exits car arrives wearing blue suit and smiling accompanied by Prince Philip, the coupe walk up the steps at the South Back.
Queen mother arrives and stands next to George VI serious look the King and Queen walk along past crowds, ECU of King George VI - EXT WS of King George VI and Queen Mother in group meeting and greeting, Queen Mary in wheel chair just seen in BG, also a young Prince Charles barely seen ,
SLATE the departure of the Royal family,
Royal Family departs, into car, Queen Mary shakes hands good bye and gets into car
10:14:44:22 EXT Buckingham Palace in rain, PAN up. To Royal standard flying,
WS Welsh guards parade march, MS Gold Coach, queen looking out, Prince Chalres and Princess Anne look out from Buckingham palace window with Nanny .
CU statue of Queen Victoria,
TS coronation procession along street, cavalry and mounted people outside Westminster Abbey,
SHOT PAN Across chimney pots, and Westminster Abbey PAN up.
TS WS Huge crowds outside and regiments marching outside the abbey,
10:15:38:00 Scenes inside the Abbey are not copyright. Crowning ceremony
10:16:04:03 EXT Westminster abbey - Queen Elizabeth II clearly seen carrying orb and sceptre exits the abbey and gets into the Gold Coach,.
Diffrents sots form before - gold coach outside. MS Gold Coach, queen inside,
Gold Coach sets off, with footmen.
Queen mother princess Margaret etc get into Black coach with umbrellas,
Ext Queen Mary leaves the abbey and other royal people
EXT TS Admiralty arch and procession. - Gold coach returning to palace clearly seen with crown on and holding sceptre, smiling. TS though Piccadilly circus a with crowds, and waving crowds, past cenotaph, the mall and gates WS TS procession along the mall - cloudy day shots and milling crowds.
10:17:43:20 VS from building roof top - spectators get good view.
MS press pack and reporters outside Buckingham Palace ,
00.16.31.00 MS press pack, journalists sheltering under umbrellas in the rain
MS Press cameraman under rain covers with camera filming the coronation. MS press and journalists , reporters , and cameramen at vantage point over Mall. Camera under tarpaulin CU journalists in rain coats, Group of journalists in sowesters, back of mans head with headphones on looking down camera and at monitor. Journalist with newspaper on head under headphones - comical looking funny ha ha ,
Ext shot GRANDSTANDS filled with spectators, Camera pans round in FG
Coronation press television cameras BBC and paramount cameras on podium, CU cameraman / reporter, man has bottle of beer, TU cameramen / reporters on terrace, Sight seers on plinth, with flasks. TU television and
People on high plinth in waterproofs, and man climbs down gate carefully in blue suit,
00.17.21.00 - Coronation procession down mall in the rain,, CU press pack journalists radio reporters with microphones and headphones looking on and reporting at procession in the rain
00.17.26.00 TS Mall into processions , dark shot of decorated Mall,
EXT along side Buckingham Palace
Shots of the Mall with marches and processions
Reporters with headphone in FG with rifle brigade march past,
VS milling crowds , cameramen in mac filming man with binoculars,
shooting the scenes , panning round.
Royal family including queen Elizabeth II on Buckingham palace balcony.
Two men with tripod and camera smiling men a ON BALCONY
10:20:20:20 ( these shots so much better quality than Film-41b ) MS and CU Winston Churchill using hand held microphone, full face shot in colour campaigning for election in 1951 ( possibly - hard to tell) general elections campaign , CU MS Churchill poster - 'the voice of Britain' ZI to CU, Daily Mirror headlines, ' Britains first day of war - 'Churchill is new navy chief' newspaper headline evening standard Churchill thrombosis , news headlines Winston at very low ebb, headlines 'Death of Churchill,
- Keywords:UK, 1953 CORONATION, QUEEN ELIZABETH II, BRITISH MONARCHY, ROYALTY, CEREMONIAL
- Master Title:FILM41C