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    Unissued / unused footage - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    PARIS MOTOR SHOW 1969, FRANCE.

    General view interior of exhibition hall. VS. On the Simca stand the model girls wearing Cardin design wear, show off the cars in the full extent. Good shots of people as they browse around the cars and we see mainly the Peugeot, Renault and Fiat and Citroen makes.

    Dolly birds posing on car bonnets and showing off the vehicles to the crowds. A crowd of girls in Pierre Cardin designer clothes gather round a car.

    Amendment October 2011: A visitor to the site has provided us with additional information. Cars seen include Peugeot 304, Simca 1200S, Renault 12, Matra M530 and Citroen DS23. The cars the dolly birds are posing against are the Citroen DS23 Pallas and a Simca 1501. The girls in the Pierre Cardin outfits gather around a Simca 1100 LS. Then follows some as yet undocumented footage - girl sits at the wheel of a Simca 1200 S, then a longshot of a Peugeot 504 Cabriolet revolving on a stand. Then come long shots of a standard Peugeot 504 and a 304. Next come shots of a Fiat 128 and a Fiat 130. Then is a shot of girls gathering around an unidentifiable prototype. The reel closes with footage of the "Commuter" dragster.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1969
    Sound:
    sound
    Media URN:
    91628
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    3323.04
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:02:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:51:00 / 01:08:36:00
    Canister:
    UN 4474 D
    Sort Number:
    UN 4474 D
  • Appears in...

    WorkSpaces
    King of Speed pas dex
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "Peugot 305" in the amendment should read Peugeot 304.

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