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FRENCH NEWSPAPERS

French Newspapers (1943)

Material showing French newspapers.

MONSTER PLANE MAKES MONSTER FLIGHT WITH MONSTER LOAD!

Monster Plane Makes Monster Flight With Monster Load! (1933)

A large French plane - The Rainbow -...

NAVAL EXERCISES aka FRENCH FLEET FOR MEDITERRANEAN

Naval Exercises AKA French Fleet For Mediterranean (1936)

The French fleet prepare to leave for...

DAKAR TODAY

Dakar Today (1943)

A new military airport is constructed in Dakar & Senegal's soldiers leaving for the...

JUGGLER

Juggler (1937)

French juggling routine - three sticks and a ball are used and there is some good...

FRENCH NAVAL MANOEUVRES aka NAVAL SHIPS ON MANOEUVRES

French Naval Manoeuvres AKA Naval Ships On Manoeuvres (1938)

Duplicate of FRENCH NAVAL MANOEUVRES...

FIGHTING FRENCH COMMANDOS

Fighting French Commandos (1942)

Fighting French Commandos in action during invasion exercises and on...

SUPER MOTOR BOAT

Super Motor Boat (1933)

Short item showing new French torpedo craft.

FRENCH TROOPS CEREMONIAL MARCH PAST

French Troops Ceremonial March Past (1930-1939)

French troops march along road.

FRENCH AND US GENERAL

French And Us General (1944)

American and French General meet.

AUSTRALIANS WIN

Australians Win (1914-1919)

Rugby international between France and Australia.

FRENCH ARMY

French Army (1914-1918)

French soldiers on parade.

BOURNEMOUTH SWIMSUITS

Bournemouth Swimsuits (1951)

Footage of swimsuit competition in Bournemouth, Dorset.

MAIGRET CAFE

Maigret Cafe (1963)

Transformation of an ordinary tea shop to French restaurant in London

MOUNTAIN MILITAIRES!

Mountain Militaires! (1940)

French mountain troops cross rugged terrain as part of their training.

FRENCH RESERVISTS LEAVE BELGIUM

French Reservists Leave Belgium (1939)

Footage of thousands of French reservist leaving Belgium train...

FRENCH TROOPS FLOWN TO ALGERIA

French Troops Flown To Algeria (1956)

Plane swooping low over airfield & landing. French African...

 ANGLO-FRENCH AIRLINER MODEL CONCORDE

Anglo-French Airliner Model Concorde (1962)

Model of supersonic aircraft Concorde.

FRENCH NAVAL PARADE

French Naval Parade (1910-1919)

Members of the French navy on parade.

 LAUNCH OF FRENCH WARSHIP

Launch Of French Warship "Foch" (1920-1929)

Warship "Foch" is launched in France.

FRENCH FLEET

French Fleet (1937)

Good shots of French naval warships on manoeuvres on the high seas.

HAIR SCULPTURE

Hair Sculpture (1962)

Hair stylist Freddy French tries out new hairdos on the model papier mache heads he...

IN HONOUR OF 'THE SOOTHING WEED

In Honour Of 'the Soothing Weed" (1932)

Smoking competitions in Paris - how fast can you smoke a...

FRENCH MILITARY FESTIVAL aka MILITARY MUSIC FESTIVAL IN PARIS

French Military Festival AKA Military Music Festival In Paris (1936)

Military marching bands...

THE EXPERT

The Expert (1933)

A French horseman demonstrates his skills.

FREE FRENCH ADMIRAL TAKES SALUTE

Free French Admiral Takes Salute (1941)

Vice Admiral Muselier takes salute in march past of Free...

INTERVIEW WITH MADEMOISELLE 'X'

Interview With Mademoiselle 'x' (1941)

An 18 year old French girl is interviewed in London after...

DIEPPE RAID ANNIVERSARY

Dieppe Raid Anniversary (1945)

The third anniversary of the Dieppe Raid is marked.

FRANCE - TUNIS AIRFIELD PLANES TAKING OFF

France - Tunis Airfield Planes Taking Off (1937)

French army aeroplanes taking off and flying over...

FRENCH GRAND NATIONAL

French Grand National (1922)

Footage of the French Grand National, France.

KIDDIES FROM THE RUINS

Kiddies From The Ruins (1922)

Children on holiday in Exmouth with aid from French War Charities...

LATE EARL OF YPRES

Late Earl Of Ypres (1925)

Footage of Lord French, Earl of Ypres, shown in tribute after his death.

PRESIDENT DOUMERGUE aka PRESIDENT DOUMERGOU

President Doumergue AKA President Doumergou (1930)

Gaston Doumergue, President of France, reviews...

FIGHTING FRENCH EMBARK

Fighting French Embark (1944)

French troops return from Britain to help fight for their country.

SPOILS OF WAR

Spoils Of War (1939)

Footage of French Contraband officers boarding merchant ship on the Mediterranean.

BATTLESHIPS TRANSPORT FOREIGN LEGION

Battleships Transport Foreign Legion (1940)

Soldiers of the French Foreign Legion set sail from...

THE SELF-RISER!

The Self-Riser! (1932)

New development in aviation - I don't think it will take off.

STUDENTS SEE SAHARA OIL

Students See Sahara Oil (1959)

French students visit Hassi Messaoud oil fields in Sahara Desert.

FRANCE TRAINS AIRBORNE FROGMEN aka AIRBORNE FROGMAN

France Trains Airborne Frogmen AKA Airborne Frogman (1955)

French army airborne frogmen on...

JEWELLERY FOR ALL

Jewellery For All (1964)

A display of jewellery at the French Embassy in London.

EAR-RINGS [sic] aka JUNK JEWELLERY

Ear-Rings [sic] AKA Junk Jewellery (1946)

Mannequins model the latest ideas in earrings and matching...

SOLDIERS DECORATED

Soldiers Decorated (1945)

American soldiers get decorated by British officers and vice versa.

INDOCHINESE WAR

Indochinese War (1947)

French troops street fighting in Vietnam.

FRENCH TROOPS LEAVE FOR MEDITERRANEAN

French Troops Leave For Mediterranean (1956)

French troops leave Algiers for the Mediterranean.

FRENCH FASHION ON SHOW IN AUSTRALIA

French Fashion On Show In Australia (1965)

French designers use Australian wool and present results...

FRENCH AIRCRAFT GUN

French Aircraft Gun (1914-1918)

French Army anti aircraft Gun.

GENERAL GOURARD INSPECTS FRENCH TROOPS

General Gourard Inspects French Troops (1914-1918)

General Gourard inspects French troops.

LORD FRENCH INSPECTS MIDDLESEX REGIMENT

Lord French Inspects Middlesex Regiment (1916)

Lord French (Chief of British Expeditionary Force)...

THE ENTENTE CHILDREN

The Entente Children (1914-1918)

Parisian boys and girls arrive in London and wave to cameras.

FRENCH REINFORCEMENT AT SALONIKA

French Reinforcement At Salonika (1914-1918)

French reinforcements being organised at Salonika.