Titles are superimposed over an old map of Paris
PARIS ON THE SEINE, in Technicolor
Commentary Gibson Parker. Music Manuel Rosenthal.
Photographed in Technicolor by Jack Cardiff assisted by Geoff Unsworth recorded by P Handford. Directed by J C Bernard.
WS Pan across the Paris skyline...
Speedboat race on Seine in the centre of Paris.
A boat with a large, raised propellor makes its way down the River Seine in Paris.
A strange looking vessel is launched on the River Seine in Paris.
An aeroplane that lands on water is tested out on the River Seine in Paris.
Speed boat racing on the River Seine.
The worst floods for over 40 years affect all areas in France, reaching Paris itself.
Genevilliers, equivalent of the Pool of London, was the third largest commercial port in France.