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Other titles:PICTORIAL NEWS (OFFICIAL) 356-1 (French version, fragment) [Alternative Title]
Summary: I. French language version of a newsreel item on Bristol Fighter aircraft in France being bombed up before take-off, May 1918.
II. French language version of a newsreel item on Queen Alexandra decorating soldiers on the steps of Dollis Hill Hospital, London, June 1918.
III. French language version of a newsreel item of Imperial and Japanese delegates to the Imperial Conference posed in a massed group outside the Palace of Westminster, London, June 1918.
IV. French language version of a newsreel item on the arrival of W T Hughes, the Australian Prime Minister, in London, June 1918.
Description: Mr Hughes's train arrives at Paddington Station and he gets out, shaking hands with an honour guard of Australian troops. He meets and poses with Mrs Emmeline Pankhurst and her daughter Christabel.
Production Details: Ministry of Information (Production sponsor)
Topical Film Company (Production company)
Personalities, Units and Organisations: Alexandra, Queen (person)
Hughes, William T (person)
Pankhurst, Emmeline (person)
Pankhurst, Christabel (person)
Royal Air Force (regiment/service)
Keywords: operations, British air - preparation (object name)
aircraft, British - combat: Bristol F2B Fighter (object name)
weapons, British air - bomb (object name)
ceremonies, British - event-related: investiture (object name)
medical, British military - hospital (object name)
buildings, British - institutional: hospital (object name)
politics, British - institutional: Imperial War Cabinet (object name)
delegations, British Imperial - political (object name)
delegations, Japanese international - political (object name)
transport, British civilian - rail (object name)
buildings, British - commercial: railway station (object name)
GB, England & London, NW <Dollis Hill Hospital> (geography)
GB, England & London, SW <Houses of Parliament> (geography)
GB, England & London, W <Paddington Station> (geography)
Physical Characteristics: Colour format: B&W
Sound format: Silent
Soundtrack language: None
Title language: None
Subtitle language: French
Technical Details: Format: 35mm
Number of items/reels/tapes: 1
Footage: 199 ft; Running time: 4 mins
Notes: Production: see IWM 651a for production details
Technical: this fragment is currently held on the same reel as IWM 660b, the can is marked as IWM 660