• Short Summary

    First round of the first round of the French Presidential elections. France.

  • Description

    Elections. France.

    SV Portrait of de Gaulle. SV General Charles de Gaulle walking towards camera on holiday in Ireland. SV Interior Madame Marchal, de Gaulle's house- keeper, inside voting station voting for herself and de Gaulle in his absence. SV Building in Ablons, near Paris. SV Int. as Mr Alain Poher comes in to cast his vote. SV Group of people watching. SCU Poher casting his vote. He then shakes hands.

    SV Exterior Poher surrounded by people. SV Interior as Jacques Duclos enters hall surrounded by people. SCU Duclos as he walks towards balloting box. SCU As Duclos drops his ballot paper into box and shakes hands. SV Int. as Pompidou's wife drops her vote into box and Georges Pompidou comes forward and casts his vote. He then shakes hands and camera pans over as people congratulate him. SCU Pompidou surrounded by people.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2207.08
    Media URN:
    57289
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    05/06/1969
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:48:00 / 01:13:00:00
    Canister:
    69/46

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