Detail

Title ID 1551Collection ID43
TitleThe Funeral of King George V; The Coronation of King George VI
Date28 January 1936; 12 May 1937
CollectionEmberton Family
Genre/TypeAmateurIndependent AmateurNon-fictionCommemoration
ThemeCommemoration
KeywordsCeremonies Commemorative Events Funerals Parades Royalty
Location
LocalLondon
RegionalGreater London
NationalEngland United Kingdom
Credits
ProductionJoseph Emberton
CameraJoseph Emberton
FormatMixed Colour and Black & White Silent
Duration13 min. 30 sec.
Copyright & AccessCopyright restrictions apply, contact Screen Archive South East for details

Summary

Film by Joseph Emberton of the funeral of HM King George V showing scenes of the crowds on the streets and the funeral procession. This is followed by film of the coronation of HM George VI, also showing the crowds watching from buildings and lining the streets, and the procession.