• Short Summary

    Exclusive Paramount pictures show French warships and political set-up at Martinique, where men-o'war are now being disarmed.

  • Description

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    FRANCE: Tulon:
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    GV "Dunkerque" in dock.
    CU name "Dunkerque."
    SV angle shot ship and eight sailors at salute
    LTV Marshal Petain on deck shaking hands with Naval officers lined up.
    SCU side view Darlan decorating officer.
    LV Petain looking at damage to "Dunkerque."
    CU broken gun.
    SV and CU showing shell hole.
    CU French flag.
    SV Petain on deck shaking hands with officer.

    ORIG. DUPE AND OUR BLUE

    Vichy:
    GTV mass of men swearing in - portrait of Petain in background.
    SV showing poster of soldier and dagger.
    TBV mass of men kneeling
    SCU mass of men kneeling.
    GV pan assembly.
    CU leader reading oath. (Nat.sd.)
    GV men pledging.

    ROTA BLUE

    LV Laval down steps. CU Laval.

    France; Navy - Active; Colonialism; Self-Reference; Marshal Philippe Petain (Chief of State of Vichy France 1940-1944)
    Background: Exclusive Paramount pictures show French warships and political set-up at Martinique, where men-o'war are now being disarmed.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4O27ZZIWH3GCSU5BLK1GMYQZM
    Media URN:
    VLVA4O27ZZIWH3GCSU5BLK1GMYQZM
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/05/1942
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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