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Queen is Crowned, A

Synopsis
Brand-new restoration of the only feature-length colour record of the Coronation itself, filmed in Technicolor and featuring narration by Laurence Olivier. Also included in this set is PALACES OF A QUEEN, a 1966 documentary touring the six royal palaces: Buckingham Palace, Windsor Castle, St. James’s Palace, Hampton Court, Kensington Palace and Holyrood House. Narrated by Michael Redgrave and with a score arranged and conducted by Malcolm Sargent.
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of release
2012
Subjects
History
Keywords
coronation; Queen Elizabeth II; royal family

Credits

Music
Malcolm Sargent
Contributor
Laurence Olivier; Michael Redgrave

Distribution Formats

Type
DVD
Format
Region 2 PAL
Price
£8.40
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
79 minutes
Year
2014

Production Company

Name

Rank Organisation

Distributor

Name

Network

Email
shop@networkonair.com
Web
http://networkonair.com/ External site opens in new window
Phone
01992 657707
Address
19-20 Blythe Road
Berghem Mews
Hammersmith
London
W14 0HN
Notes
Founded in 1997, Network specialises in distributing niche television programmes, predominantly licensed from Granada Ventures and Fremantle. They have recently branched into feature film distribution. Sale via retail outlets or direct via Network’s website, which has some’web exclusive’ offers.

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