• Short Summary

    President Roosevelt calls for pact of peace in Europe.

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Roosevelt's sane call to Europe

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    INT / EXT
    B/W Franklin D. Roosevelt (US President) sitting behind desk / High angle shots crowds on streets / Neville Chamberlain MP (Prime Minister) speaking (not heard) / Edouard Daladier (French Prime Minister) speaking (not heard) / Map of Europe / Adolf Hitler (German Chancellor) and Benito Mussolini (Italian Prime Minister) standing on balcony with GRAPHIC question mark overlaid / Hitler in miiltary uniform with quote 'We have no intention of making war on other peoples BUT - ' overlaid / STILL Mussolini wearing tin helmet / Roosevelt addressing Congress (?) SOT / MONTAGE SEQ showing Italian troops invading Abyssinia and Albania and German soldiers marching into Austria, Czechoslovakia and Memel / Roosevelt speaking (not heard) with text of speech overlaid / King George VI, Queen Elizabeth, Chamberlain and American Ambassador at
    airfield watching barrage balloon demonstration / Artillery demonstration by British soldiers of anti-aircraft gun firing shells / MONTAGE SEQ Statue of Liberty, Nelson's column / National Service sign at foot of Nelson's column calling for army recruits / Union Jack flying with text 'The End' overlaid
    Background: President Roosevelt calls for pact of peace in Europe.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3DTYKOEQ5E2LWSXFUBBVOESP4
    Media URN:
    VLVA3DTYKOEQ5E2LWSXFUBBVOESP4
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/04/1939
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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