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Grannies Safari

Series

Series Name
British Movietone News

Issue

Issue No.
2045
Date Released
12 Aug 1968
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Big Bounce in Belgium
  2. 2Stewart Wins Rain Race
  3. 3Accidental Art
  4. 4Fancy That
  5. 5Soviets on Show
  6. 6Roller Marathon
  7. 7Grannies Safari
  8. 8The Daring Duo

Story

Story No. within this Issue
7 / 8
Summary
MOVIETONE CARD TITLE: Grannie’s Safari. DESCRIPTION: From London, five Grandmothers leave on a fifteen thousand mile overland journey to Australia. SHOTLIST: MS Land Rover parked at side of road. CU sign Grandmother’s Expedition to Australia. MS the five grannies sitting on and in Land Rover. CU Mrs Anne Spink. CU Mrs Mavis Britter with grandson Robert. CU Mrs Lilian Humphries with relatives. CU Mrs Melanie Delmont. CU Mrs Helen Scott. CU Emmeline Pankhurst’s tombstone. MS statue of Mrs Pankhurst. MS Mrs Delmont gets into Land Rover. MCU poster on Land Rover Good Luck from Lamix. CU Mrs Delmont waving from Land Rover. MS pan as Land Rover departs.
Keywords
Buildings and structures; Entertainment and leisure; Vehicles; Older people
Locations
London; United Kingdom
Card file number
93816
Credits:
Commentator
Leslie Mitchell
Camera
Pat Mohan
Length of story (in feet)
95
Story extras:

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