• Short Summary

    Footage of the author Victor Kravchenko in Paris, London.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material - dates and locations unclear or unknown.

    France - interview with Victor Kravchenko - Author of 'I chose freedom'.

    CU Kravchenko seated at desk speaking: 'For the first time in the history of the Soviet regime in Russia each agent in France and other countries we will discuss before the free court of democratic France and we will confound them before public opinion.' CU Kravchenko speaking: 'This trail is not just a private matter, it is a case of all progressive just- ice and freedom.' CU The Editor of the Lettres Francais, which Kravchenko is suing for libel, speaking: 'Le Lettre Francais, born during the occupation and underground fight against Fascism are proud to defend.

    CU Editor speaking: '...the man who deserted the cause of the Allies and those,who behind him want to drag our country into the war they are preparing.(indistinguishable phrase) ...lessons of freedom coming from such people. CU Newspapers showing headline - 'Monsieur Kravchenko.' MS Kravchenko walking in street. Eiffel Tower in background. MS and CU Towards camera. Kravchenko walking in street. CU The editor of 'Le Lettre Francais' seated at desk.'

    Cataloguer's note: item has part sound only.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2258.04
    Media URN:
    65078
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:33:00 / 01:04:38:00
    Canister:
    UN 2060 J

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