• Short Summary

    HUNDREDS OF PEOPLE WAITED OUTSIDE THE DROUANT RESTAURANT, PLACE GAILLON, IN PARIS ON NOVEMBER 18 TO HEAR THE ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE WINNER OF A FAMOUS LITERARY AWARD, THE GONCOURT PRIZE.

  • Description

    1.
    LS CROW OUTSIDE RESTAURANT
    21 1/2 ft

    2.
    CU SIGN
    4 ft

    3.
    MS CROWD
    7 ft

    4.
    MS CROWD SURROUNDS HERIAT (2 SHOTS)
    11 ft

    5.
    MS CAMERAMEN
    12 ft

    6.
    MS CROWD SURROUNDS LANOUX
    17 ft

    7.
    MS MORE CROWD
    18 ft

    8.
    CU HIM TALKING TO REPORTERS (2 SHOTS)
    25 ft

    9.
    LS HE TALKING TO THEM
    27 ft



    Initials CAR/S/GAP/YA/AMR



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: HUNDREDS OF PEOPLE WAITED OUTSIDE THE DROUANT RESTAURANT, PLACE GAILLON, IN PARIS ON NOVEMBER 18 TO HEAR THE ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE WINNER OF A FAMOUS LITERARY AWARD, THE GONCOURT PRIZE.

    SCORES OF JOURNALISTS AND PHOTOGRAPHERS ASSEMBLED OUTSIDE THE JUROR'S ROOM FOR THE RESULT. THE 10-MAN JURY HAD REACHED A DEADLOCK IN THEIR DECISION, BUT THE VOTE OF THE JURY PRESIDENT WAS THE DECIDING FACTOR FOR MR. ARMAND LANOUX, 50, WHO WAS THE WINNER.

    MR. PHILIPE HERIAT, A MEMBER OF THE JURY, WHO MADE THE ANNOUNCEMENT, WAS MOBBED BY A HUGE CROWD INCLUDING JOURNALISTS WHEN HE EMERGED FROM THE ROOM.

    MR. LANOUX, A FATHER OF THREE CHILDREN, WAS AWARDED THE PRIZE FOR HIS NOVEL ENTITLED "WHEN THE SEA RECEDES".

    MR. LANOUX IS A JOURNALIST AND RADIO COMMENTATOR AND HIS BOOK HAS A THEME CONCERNING WAR AND PEACE AND THE RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN A FRENCH MAN AND A FRENCH CANADIAN WITH THE SAME SURNAME.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACIGAHK57XIYI2GN4MADW9K8LD
    Media URN:
    VLVACIGAHK57XIYI2GN4MADW9K8LD
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/11/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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