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    Paris, France.

    GV. Procession walking along with wreaths being carried in front, & GV. SV. Ex-Presidents and Premiers walk in procession. SCU. Flag being carried in procession, flag is believed to be Hungarian. CU. Towards, the wreath being carried. LV. Crowds on pavement watching. LV. The wreaths being laid. SCU. Four Ex-Prime Ministers looking on. SCU. Wreath being laid, pan down to the Eternal Flame burning. SV. Marching rioters carrying sheets of burning paper. LV. Mass of rioters carrying banner marked "Soviet Assassins". LV. Crowd carrying the above banner making their way to the Communist newspaper office. Camera pans with them to back view. AS. Pan down showing people standing on balcony. Communist party headquarters, pan down to show sign across building "Party Communiste Francais". GV. The rioters milling around building. GV. The rioters milling around building. AS. People throw bottles and other objects from top of building on rioters. SV. The rioters trying to break in, some are carrying chairs over their heads to protect them from the stuff that is being thrown down. GV. Roadway, rioters trying to get into building. GV. Outside building as the students are bringing stuff out and burning it in the street. AS. People throw stuff from building, pan down to it going onto crowd. SV. Mass of papers burning in street. LV. Rioters inside building now breaking windows and throwing out stuff. LV. Burning papers in the road, people milling around. LV. Rioters throwing stuff out of the windows and one waving Hungarian flag. SV. Rioters at window, one waving Hungarian flag. GV. Papers being thrown out of window into the street, bonfire in foreground. LV. The inside of the building is on fire. GV. Massed crowd looking on, pan to bonfires in the roadway. LV. Flames coming out of a ground floor window.

    SCU. Policemen try to persuade the rioters to move away. GV. Rioters in foreground, showing the burning building. SV. Man with damaged head is brought to police car. SV. Man with bleeding head and blood down his face being attended to. SV. Man being taken away on stretcher. GV. Pan, burning in the streets and the burning buildings.

    (Lavender & F.G.) (Orig "G")


    Moscow, Russia, Soviet Union (USSR).

    CU. Marshal Georgi Zhukov, Soviet Minister of Defence, sitting at table at the Kremlin. GV. Pan across the conference table. CU. Kliment Voroshilov, President of the Soviet Union. CU. Prime Minster Nikolai Bulganin. CU. Foreign Minister Shepilov. SV. Pan, Syrian President Mr Shukri Kuwatly pan along his side of the table showing his colleagues - Syrian delegation. GV. Conference room.


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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:21:00 / 01:24:11:00
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    Religion & Politics War & Revolution
    Groppi Groppi Patch 1 Hungarian Uprising
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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