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  • Short Summary

    Reporters outside De Gaulle's Parisian house are given a statement from the General.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    General Charles de Gaulle's statement handed to press, Paris, France.

    Various shots of hundreds of photographers and newspaper reporters waiting outside General de Gaulle's house for a statement from the General . Various shots of the statement being handed to the newspapermen and photographers by woman.

    De Gaulle's statement is about the growing distance between the government and the army and the people. De Gaulle then offers to take power. A full translation of the statement is on file.

    Date on dope sheet is 16/05/1958.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2706.26
    Media URN:
    80076
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1958
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:48:48:00 / 01:50:38:00
    Canister:
    UN 3089 B

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