• Short Summary

    The French 4th Republic totters and Charles De Gaulle is called in to help national unity.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Paris. De Gaulle Triumphs".

    Paris, France.

    SV General Charles de Gaulle at conference. GV Elysee Palace at night. SV Prime Minister Pierre Pflimlin making statement to the Press on his resignation. SV Pflimlin getting into car. LV Car drives off. LV Elysee Palace at day time. SV President Coty leaving and getting into car. CU President getting into car. LV Car drives off.

    GV Looking down on mass demonstration march from the Nation to the Place de la Republic. SV Marchers walking toward camera carrying banners which read "Vive La Republic". LV Massed marchers. SV Ex-Premier Pierre Mendes-France, marching with demonstrators. GV Marchers. GV Marchers, led by men in wheelchairs. CU Man in striped coat carrying a flag. SV Man on crutches marching in procession. GV Marchers carrying banners coming toward camera.

    LV Elysee Palace. SV Socialist leader Guy Mollet leaving Elysee Palace.

    SV Sign reading "Colombey Les 2 Eglises". GV General de Gaulle's House. S. de Gaulle leaving and climbing into car.

    GV Demonstrators supporting de Gaulle walking down the Champs Elysees at night time. LV Demonstrators on motor scooters. SV Man riding on top of car with papers in "V" for Victory shape. CU Demonstrators, pan to flag. LV Demonstrators on top of wall by statue. GV Demonstrators down the Champs Elysees, some riding on top of a van.

    (F.G.) Selected originals exist for this item - see other records.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:38:00 / 01:50:57:00

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