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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of a political meeting of the Neo Destour Party, and voting at the elections including votes cast by the Prime Minister and Interior Minister.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Tunis, Tunisia

    CU Election posters on the walls. (2 shots). MS Political meeting of the Neo Destour Party (politician addressing the rally). (2 shots). CU Crowd applauding. MS Low angle another politician speaking at the mike. LS Short pan over crowd at rally applauding.

    LS High shot, queues outside the polling stations. CU Queues waiting to vote (men only). (2 shots). MS Individual men placing votes in the ballot box. (2 shots). CU Hands receiving folded ballot papers and dropping them in the box, with a register on the table. CU Mr Tahar Ben Amar (Prime Minister) (?) casting his ballot among several voters. CU Hand dropping vote into box. CU Mr Mongi Slim (Interior Minister) (?) casting his ballot. MS An official dropping votes in for voters.

    Note: "Date received" on original paperwork reads: 26/03/1956. Additional spelling for research purposes: Ammar / Amar.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2540.07
    Media URN:
    68334
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:13:40:00 / 01:14:24:00
    Canister:
    UN 2824 E

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