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African Talks - The Net Tightens


Series Name
British Movietone News


Issue No.
Date Released
17 Jan 1966
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1African Talks - The Net Tightens
  2. 2Stepping into Sixty Six
  3. 3Keeping Them Occupied
  4. 4Deep’n Crisp’n Freezin’


Story No. within this Issue
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MOVIETONE CARD TITLE: African Talks - the Net Tightens. DESCRIPTION: Pictures of the Commonwealth Prime Ministers Conference in Lagos where they decided to appoint a sanctions committee and to meet again in July if the Rhodesian crisis demands it. Also Mr Wilson and Mr Bottomley in Zambia where they had talks with President Kaunda and in Kenya talking with President Kenyatta. SHOTLIST: Pan Commonwealth Prime Ministers. GV meeting hall. GV Prime Ministers at table. GV ditto. MS Mr Wilson. MS Uganda Prime Minister. BS two other Prime Ministers. MS Prime Ministers at table. GV ditto. 9 frame optical. MS Mr Wilson disembarking from VC10 at Zambia Airport, greeted by President Kenneth Kaunda. MCU Mr Harold Wilson and President Kaunda. Pan ditto. GV reporters in press conference. LS over reporters’ heads of Wilson talking. MS Mr Wilson talking pan to man asking questions. MCU another man writing. MS Mr Wilson talking. 7 frame optical. MS wing of VC10 in flight. MS sign Nairobi Airport. MS Mr Wilson disembarks from VC10 and is greeted by President Jomo Kenyatta. CU Mr Wilson. Pan Mr Wilson walking across tarmac with President Kenyatta. MCU African news cameraman. MLS Mr Wilson seated next to President Kenyatta. MS reporter asking question. MS Mr Wilson answering question. MCU Mr Wilson shakes hands with President Kenyatta. MS Mr Wilson boards VC10 and President Kenyatta waves farewell with his fly whisk.
Politics and government
Kenya; Nigeria; Nairobi; Lagos; Zambia
Footage sources
Central Office of Information
Card file number
Leslie Mitchell
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