French Motoring Law 1970-1979

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    Unissued / unused material.

    Colour item.

    News report about French motoring law (soundtrack missing), France.

    Reporter talks to camera, fountain in background. Various shots street scenes around busy French town or city. CU tax certificate in car window. Various shots cars being filled at petrol station. Various shots showing bumped / scraped wheel guards and wings on parked car. Various shots traffic policeman. CU parking metre. CU road sign. CU Toulon tax certificate in windscreen. Man talking to policeman on bicycle. Young woman on moped. Driving school car. Reporter speaking to camera, car pulls up and reporter gets in.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1970 - 1979
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    92308
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    3375.10
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration
    00:03:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:45:00 / 01:39:37:00
    Canister:
    UN 4666 E
    Sort Number:
    UN 4666 E
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  • "Reporter talks to camera" - the reporter is Shaw Taylor.

    "CU tax certificate in car window." - the tax disc is dated December 1971, enabling the clip's date range to be slightly reduced.

    "car pulls up and reporter gets in." - the car is a Peugeot 204.

    Other cars seen include, at 00:56, a Citroen Ami, and at 01:02 a Citroen 2CV.

    jamied 17th Sep 2012

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