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News in Colour: Miss World Contest


Series Name
British Movietone News


Issue No.
Date Released
28 Nov 1974
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1Round Britain Rally
  2. 2News in Colour: Miss World Contest
  3. *News in Colour: Erskine Childers Funeral

* Story has local or special distribution


Story No. within this Issue
2 / 2
Section Title
News in Colour
MOVIETONE CARD TITLE: Miss World Colour. DESCRIPTION: Fifty beautiful girls from all over the World, in search of fame and fortune. The Title of Miss World 1974, goes to Miss United Kingdom, 22 year old Helen Morgan of Penarth, Glamorganshire. SHOTLIST: GV zoom out the contestants in bathing suits. SV audience. SV pan Miss Argentina Sara Barberi. LV pan ditto, she stops at judges. SV judges. SV pan Miss Australia Gail Petith. TV Miss Bahamas Monique Cooper. TV Miss Brazil Mariza Sommer. SV judges Shirley Bassey and David Emery. FV pan Miss France Edna Tepava. TV pan Miss Germany Sabrina Erlmeier. SV pan Miss Ireland she waves Julie Ann Farnham. SV judges Bassey & Emery. TV pan Miss Jersey Christine Sangan. LV pan Miss Malta Mary Louis Elull. SV judges Anita Harris and Patrick Mower. SV pan Miss Malta, LV pan Miss New Zealand Sue Nicholson. SV pan Miss South Africa Anneline Kriel. LV pan Miss United Kingdom Helen Morgan. SV audience. LV zoom out selected 15 girls. SV applauding crowd. SV final seven. SV pan ditto Australia, Israel, Japan, South Africa, Sweden, UK and US. LV Miss UK being crowned on throne. GV audience. LV Miss UK being crowned. MV Miss World walking in crown, robe & sceptre. BV Miss World walking back to throne, the press start to creep onto the stage behind her. SV Miss World on throne zoom out to show press pushing and shoving with security to get pictures.
Mass media; Women; Competitions; Fashion and costume; Performing arts
London; Royal Albert Hall
Card file number
Leonard Martin
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