The dissolution of Parliament in France. Political meetings and demonstrations.
CRISIS IN FRANCE.
Var. shots interior the half filled French Parliament. MS's of members speaking from the benches. (Mute). MS The President of the House, M. Chaban-Delmas, announcing the dissolution of the present Parliament. This is received with mixed reaction from different parts of the House. (Mute). Var. shots day in the Latin Quarter of Paris as soldiers and volunteers clean up the mess from nights rioting. Var. shots interior the state-owned Renault car factory of workers being addressed by C.G.T. Secretary, Mr. Seguy. Good CU's of workers applauding his speech. MS Students and car workers driving through Paris streets in open lorries to a meeting. Var. shots of large numbers of banner carrying students make their way through Paris to a meeting. Good mass shots. Var. shots interior the Charletty Stadium where large numbers of banner carrying students are holding a mass meeting. The meeting is addressed by many speakers one of whom is U.N.E.F. Leader (French Student Union), Mr. Sauvageot. (Mute). Var. shots interior an unknown location of a meeting between Leftists, including Francois Mitterand and General Sec. of Communist Party Waldeck Rochet to see if they can form a Leftist coalition party for forthcoming elections.