Summary

Footage Information

British Pathé
THE BEATLES A HIT IN AUSTRALIA
Sydney, Australia.

Various shots of the Beatles fans outside the Sheraton Hotel in Sydney where the famous band is staying. They are kept behind by quite a few policemen. Crowd of fans on the other side of the road but they are in support of famous pianist Arthur Rubinstein who is staying in the hotel across the street. MS. The Beatles standing on open truck and wave to the crowds at Sydney Airport after arrival. MS. A Beatles fan jumps over small fence but two policemen lift her back. Various shots of the crowd of Beatles fans at the airport all wanting to get a glimpse of their idols.

(F.G.)

Date found in the old record - 22/06/1964.
British Pathe
1964
00:01:39:00
Black & White
Mute
2681.12

Keywords

Sydney Australia The Beatles Fab Four fans Paul McCartney Ringo Starr John Lennon George Harrison airports Arthur Rubinstein hotels Sheraton
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