• Short Summary

    Traditional parades and public festivities mark anniversary of the storming of the Bastille.

  • Description

    Paris, France.

    Traditional celebration of the anniversary of the storming of Bastille in Paris. GV. & SCU. Armoured tanks driving down the Champs Elysees. SCU. French President Rene Coty taking the salute. SV. & CU. Military Academy troops marching. CU. Officers taking the salute. SV. & CU. & GV. Military troops marching past in plumed helmets. SCU. Crowds watching. SCU. & CU. Paratroops marching. GV. Paratroopers marching up the Champs Elysees. GV. Marching through the streets of Paris at night. SV. & SCU. People carrying banners with Chinese lanterns (looks great). SV. Pan with marching crowd. GV. Crowded street, people dancing, illuminations. SV. People dancing in street. CU. A couple dancing. SCU. A young couple jiving. STV. Crowds dancing. SCU. Waiter carrying tray with drinks. SV. A couple jiving. CU. A couple dancing. GV. Illuminated square with fountains. GV. Illuminated Arc de Triomphe.

    (F.G.) (Orig.G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    535.02
    Media URN:
    30923
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    18/07/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:06:55:00 / 01:08:04:00
    Canister:
    55/57

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