Topical Budget and Pathe Freres newsreel items (1918-1919 ca.) [Allocated]
BRITISH IN BRAZIL
[Title] WAR WORKERS WHO CO-OPERATED WITH
OUR SOUTH AMERICAN ALLIES
Summary: Ws pan of crowd of civilians at quay side with a liner in dazzle camouflage in the background. Many have umbrellas or parasols and wear summer hats and boaters. Childen stare at the camera. Cut to view of the crowd looking up at the ship and waving their hats, presumably seeing off their friends and loved ones returning to Britain.
[Red-tinted title] BRITISH GENERAL HONOURED
After watching the French manoeuvres , General Wilson receives the ribbon of a Commander of the Legion d'Honneur from Mr. Millerand, the French War Minister.
Pathe Freres Cinema Ltd.
Summary: Ms of a street scene as three French officers talk to a male civilian with a moustache, General Wilson/Mr Millerand (?).'
35mm, B+W & tinted, Positive, mute.
Accession and scan, not held by IWM. Toby Haggith, 26/11/2019