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  • Short Summary

    Winston Churchill makes a speech in the French town of Metz.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - location and date unclear or unknown.

    Metz, France. Winston Churchill makes a speech in the French town of Metz on July 14th 1946.

    Various shots of Churchill in grey suit and top hat walks along road lined with people. Hat in hand Churchill stands to attention. Inspects Guard of Honour. Mounts steps to saluting base - General Giraud is also there. Various shots of the march past. Churchill and General Giraud on saluting base. Churchill walking along street, shakes hands with one armed French soldier. Standing in car raises hat in acknowledgement of cheers. Gives the V for Victory sign. Entering Town Hall. Shaking hands with officials. On balcony looking at crowds and speaking from balcony. Dark shots of Winston Churchill making speech to dinner in Town Hall - mute.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2112.01
    Media URN:
    63145
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:00:01:00 / 01:04:41:00
    Canister:
    UN 1498 C

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