• Short Summary

    PRESIDENT CHARLES DE GAULLE OF FRANCE IS EXPECTED TO ANNOUNCE SOON WHETHER HE INTENDS TO STAND FOR A FURTHER TERM OF OFFICE.

  • Description

    1.
    LONDON, 1940; FREE FRENCH HEADQUARTERS - FLAG - DE GAULLE ENTERS.
    0.11

    2.
    BRITISH ARMY MANOEUVRES - CHURCHILL, DE GAULLE AND SIKORSKY - TANKS.
    0.24

    3.
    CASABLANCA: VILLA-GIRAUD, ROOSEVELT, DE GAULLE, CHURCHILL - SHAKING HANDS.
    0.40

    4.
    FRANCE 1944: DE GAULLE LANDS ON BEACH - TRAVEL SHOT ALONG ROAD - PEOPLE WAVE - CROWDS GATHER IN STREET - DE GAULLE ADDRESSING CROWD IN BAYEUX TOWN SQUARE.
    1.07

    5.
    TRAVEL SHOT PAST CROWD - DE GAULLE IN OPEN CAR -- BANNERS - CHEERING CROWD.
    1.26

    6.
    PARIS: PROCESSION DOWN CHAMPS ELYSEES - CU DE GAULLE WALKING - CROWDS LINING STREET AND FOLLOWING PROCESSION - RUE DE RIVOLI.
    2.12

    7.
    NOTRE DAME CATHEDRAL - DE GAULLE GREETED - VAST CROWD.
    2.23

    8.
    FIRING FROM WINDOWS - CROWD DROPS TO GROUND - MACHINE GUN FIRED - PEOPLE ON GROUND - DE GAULLE IN GROUP AFTER SERVICE.
    2.54

    9.
    NUNS VOTE - ELECTION POSTER - POLLING BOOTH.
    3.03

    10.
    ROAD SIGN: COLOMBEY LES DEUX EGLISES - DE GAULLE AND MADAME DE GAULLE AT HOME.
    3.13

    11.
    ALGIERS: GENERAL SALAN WAVES - GENERAL ENTER BUILDING - SCU OFFICER, MASSU (BEHIND) AND SALAN.
    3.29

    12.
    ALGIERS: CROWDS AND BANNERS - FILES THROWN FROM BUILDING
    3.48

    13.
    DE GAULLE ON BALCONY-DE GAULLE SPEAKS - CHEERING CROWDS
    4.14

    14.
    POSTER - DE GAULLE VOTES.
    4.23

    15.
    ALGIERS: BARRICADES IN STREET - TROOPS STAND BY -- CROWD ROUND BARRICADES.
    4.48

    16.
    DE GAULLE SPEAKS
    5.09

    17.
    ROAD SIGN - CAR PAST SCENE OF BOMB INCIDENT - EXAMINING-ROAD SIGN - CAR - BULLET HOLE - DAMAGED STEERING WHEEL.
    5.27

    18.
    SAHARA: ATOMIC BOMB EXPLOSION
    5.42

    19.
    BRUSSELS: CONFERENCE BUILDING - M. SPAAK - MR EDWARD HEATH
    5.56

    20.
    DE GAULLE SPEAKS AT PRESS CONFERENCE
    6.28

    21.
    SIGNING TREATY - ADENAUER SIGNS - DE GAULLE SIGNS - EMBRACE
    6.49

    22.
    NEAR BUENOS AIRES, 1964 SV PAN... DE GAULLE ARRIVES BY CAR WITH GAUCHO ESCORT - CU GAUCHO ON HORSEBACK CU & SV DE GAULLE - GV RCDEO IN PROGRESS - CU DE GAULLE WATCHES - "BUCKING BRONEO RIDER THROWN"
    7.20

    23.
    MONT VALERIEN, NEAR PARIS, 1965 MV & LV - DE GAULLE ARRIVES AT MEMORIAL - LV MONT VALERIEN BUILDING - MLV DE GAULLE ENTERS MEMORIAL - MV DE GAULLE SHAKES HANDS WITH THE CROWDS
    7.51



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: PRESIDENT CHARLES DE GAULLE OF FRANCE IS EXPECTED TO ANNOUNCE SOON WHETHER HE INTENDS TO STAND FOR A FURTHER TERM OF OFFICE. THE PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION IS DUE TO TAKE PLACE ON DECEMBER 5TH.

    THIS PROFILE ON GENERAL DE GAULLE OVER THE MAJOR EVENTS IN HIS MILITARY AND POLITICAL CAREER FROM 1940 UNTIL THE PRESENT TIME.

    SOUND COMPRISES BOTH EFFECTS AND EXTRACTS FROM SPEECHES.....VERBATIM TEXTS OF SPEECH EXTRACTS IN FRENCH, WITH ENGLISH TRANSLATION ARE ATTACHED ON THE LAST PAGE.

    THIS SUPERSEDES OBITUARY (PRODUCTION NUMBER 5584/64) ISSUED IN JUNE, 1964.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAECUVW2GK3IX2WPBMXA6PYDKW5
    Media URN:
    VLVAECUVW2GK3IX2WPBMXA6PYDKW5
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:07:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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