• Short Summary

    Council of Europe assembles in Strasbourg - Germany votes - Churchill speaks.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Strasbourg. 13 Nations Sit in Europe's First Parliament".

    Strasbourg, France.

    GV Strasbourg. LV Strasbourg university. CU Pan Paul Henri Spaak, of Belgium, arriving for the Council of Europe. SV Robert Schumann being greeted by girl in national costume. SV Georges Bidault arriving and walking towards camera. SV Towards and pan Ernest Bevin arriving. SV Winston Churchill, with cigar being handed bouquet by girl in national costume. GV Interior of the University - delegates at conference with Spaak in chair. LV Delegates assembling in seats. SV Mr. Bevin seated. GV Assembly. S. Mr. Churchill standing alone, thinking.

    GV Crowds assembled in Hanover, Germany for election campaign. SV Kurt Schumacher of Social Democratic Party speaking to crowd. SV German man listening. Frankfurt. SV Pan down banner to Communist leader Max Reimann speaking. SV Back view Reimann addressing crowd. CU Reimann. Frankfurt. SV Interior of people voting. SV Man walks to table. CU Hands writing on voting paper. SV Men and women dropping voting papers into box. CU Hand dropping voting paper into box.

    GV Construction work on building for new Government going on in Bonn. SV 'Kurt' Konrad Adenauer talking to pressman. and workers. CU Adenauer.

    GV Massed crowds. Assembled outside university building in Strasbourg. TV Massed crowds. SV Man and woman in crowd listening. LV Churchill on balcony of university building Crowd in foreground. LV Churchill on balcony speaking in French. SV Churchill speaking on balcony. Back view on balcony giving V sign to crowds. SV People applauding in crowd. Back view Churchill giving V sign pan to massed crowds applauding.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    hd format:
    HD at Filmfinity
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:16:00 / 01:24:49:00

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