• Short Summary

    Massive demonstration of support for De Gaulle on his arrival in Algeria.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Algeria Hails De Gaulle"

    Algiers, Algeria.

    GV Massed crowds cheering General Charles de Gaulle as he drives through the streets of Algiers. SV De Gaulle standing up in car with arms outstretched as he drives past crowds. Angle shot, looking up at buildings as crowds from windows paper streamers etc. GV Looking up street, mass of paper being thrown from windows. GV De Gaulle driving down street with motor cycle escort. Pan, de Gaulle saluting from car as he drives past. GV Massed crowds in streets, cheering. LV Pan, de Gaulle walking towards memorial. SV De Gaulle lays Cross of Loraine wreath on memorial. Pan, down memorial to cross of Loraine in flowers. SV General de Gaulle standing before memorial saluting. LV Crowds watching from buildings. SV De Gaulle moves away in crowd in his car. Air view, massed crowds in streets. LV De Gaulle walking between lane of banners towards Government house to make speech. SV Generals Salan and Massu waiting on steps. GV Massed crowds assembled in front of Government building to hear de Gaulle. LV De Gaulle with arms outstretched on balcony. CU Ditto, Jacques Soustelle on his left. LV Massed crowds. SV De Gaulle on balcony speaking in French. LV Massed crowd cheering. CU De Gaulle on balcony with arms outstretched.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:20:00 / 01:09:43:00

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