Continental Weekend 1949

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    Weekend in Rouen, France for British tourists.

    C/U ship's siren hooting. C/U two young women on deck. L/S from ship of banks of River Seine. C/U three women on deck. L/S showing river bank and farm houses. L/S looking down river from bow of ship. M/S holidaymakers on deck. L/S looking at village on bank and village. C/U people playing deck quoits. L/S people walking on deck. M/S woman sunbathing. C/U man reading French magazine.

    L/S pilot coming aboard to help navigate ship into port. M/S captain on bridge. C/U helmsman. C/U French pilot. L/S coming into Rouen harbour. L/S people on quay. M/S two French men on quay. M/S showing ship's name: "Falaise". L/S people going ashore. C/U French army officer. C/U people coming ashore and buying French newspapers. L/S "Falaise" in Rouen harbour.

    L/S tourists walking through streets. C/U street sign. L/S followed by C/U tourists buying souvenirs. M/S tourists walking through Square and stopping to look at Joan of Arc plaque. C/U tourist buying fruit. L/S tourist walking through streets. C/U clock face on building. C/U tourist drinking wine outside cafe. Various shots precession circus people walking through town - people in animal and clown costumes.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    25/07/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    44989
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1373.24
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:48:00 / 01:41:07:00
    Canister:
    NP 254
    Sort Number:
    NP 254
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