Film: 10419

Feature Drama | 1940 | Sound | B/W


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Includes very good stock footage of the launch of the Queen Elizabeth ocean liner, in 1938, plus Queen Elizabeth, the wife of King George VI with her two daughters Princess Elizabeth and Princess Margaret. The ship Queen Elizabeth. Looking down on prow of ship from on high whilst the ship is still in the shipyard. The queen with the two Princesses. She holds the hand of Princess Margaret. They walk in a party, filmed from above. Queen waves. Close up of bottle of champagne in a clamp which smashes on bows of ship. The ties holding the ship are automatically released and the ship slides down the slipway. Cheering crowds.

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