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  • Short Summary

    Delegates arriving at the Hotel du Parc for talks, they leave & Mr Joxe calls a press conference.

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    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Evian Les Bains, France

    LS Exterior of hotel De Parc, pan to two bystanders or reporters, studying papers. CU One of bystanders. Various shots, cars arrive at hotel entrance bringing Algerian and French delegates to the French-Algerian peace talks. LS Army / police guards outside hotel. CU Window of hotel (where talks are taking place ?). Good MS Delegates leaving hotel. CU Stills photographer using telephoto lens. LS Hotel with cars arriving again. Pan from MS of street sign "Avenue Des Grottes" to street. MS Pan with two Algerian delegates as they walk to helicopter. MS Pan, helicopter flies away over lake.

    MS Mr Louis Joxe, French Minister of Algerian Affairs, arriving at top of staircase in the Palais des Festivites. LS Between two cameras as he takes his place at the press conference. CU and MS Joxe speaking . LS Press conference in hall. MS Reporter taking notes. High shot, press conference. (2 shots). LS Exterior Palais Des Festivites.

    Note: Date on original paperwork reads: 15/06/1961. According to contemporary notes, Mr Joxe was saying that after the thirteenth meeting between the French and Algerians, the negotiations had been "marking time" and a period of reflection was needed to break the impasse.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:56:49:00 / 01:59:25:00
    UN 3504 B

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