• Short Summary

    Algerians rioting against De Gaulle's government on Armistice Day anniversary.

  • Description

    Algeria.

    GV. Massed crowds rioting against French Government proposal of Algerian Republic linked with France. Rioters on Algerian streets on Armistice Day anniversary. Pan to show lines of policemen facing the rioters. SV. Rioters waving French flags. GV. The crowds pushing forward. CU. Policemen shouting instructions to the crowd through megaphone. GV. Crowds running through the streets and fights breaking out between students and policemen. LV. Pan, Police chasing the crowd along street, & LV. GV. Elevated, crowd now chasing the policemen back down the streets. LV. Policemen sheltering under shop blinds from stones being thrown at them by rioters. Top shot, policeman being helped off the ground after being struck by a stone. LV. Police throwing stones back at the rioters. GV. The rioters throwing stones at the police. LV. As a bus crashes onto the pavement knocking three down, knocking one of the rioters down and crashes into a shop front. LV. The crashed bus. LV. The policeman calling for a truce from the rioters. SV. Police and rioters talking in crowds. GV. Pan, crowds of rioters and policeman.

    (F.G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1698.04
    Media URN:
    52807
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    17/11/1960
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:07:59:00 / 01:08:58:00
    Canister:
    60/93

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