• Short Summary

    French students riot in streets of Paris after closure of Sorbonne University.

  • Description

    No title. French students clash with police after closure of Sorbonne University - anti-Vietnam war demonstrations in France.

    Night shot fire burning in Paris street. L/S police running towards camera. L/S ditto. M/S fire burning. L/S as students put more paper onto fire. L/S police around another fire. L/S police vans arriving at scene of riot. M/S police going through street with fires burning. L/S the Nanterre University with police in foreground.

    Daylight shot riot police coming towards camera with shields and clubs. M/S students lined up across the street, they link arms and cover their eyes in preparation for the police attack. M/S as police force the students back with swinging clubs. M/S students on the ground. M/S policemen forcing students back with rifle butts. Panning C/U student being helped away from crush, he has blood pouring down his face. C/U the student receiving medical attention.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2057.25
    Media URN:
    56676
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/05/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:23:00 / 01:34:20:00
    Canister:
    68/38

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