• Short Summary

    French astronomer Mr Salkazanov talks about his work.

  • Description

    France.

    Title reads 'L'Ambassadeur des Etoiles'.

    MLV. Lower section of modern block of flats, pan up to a balcony of top flat with man looking through telescope. MS. Mr Salkazanov entering flat through door. Various shots of him sitting down at a table with his five children and they begin to eat. CU. Cuttings from French newspapers and magazines concerning Mr Salkazanov the astronomer. Various shots of the people looking through Mr Salkazanov's telescope. MS. Gag shot of silhouette of woman getting undressed in window across street. Various shots of Mr Salkazanov in his lecture room talking in French - natural sound. He is talking about unknown stars and planets, about the creation and the development of man, showing the documents, drawings, etc. A shot of planets seen through the telescope.

    (Comb.F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 18/03/1963.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2647.05
    Media URN:
    78780
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1963
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:10:00 / 01:11:11:00
    Canister:
    UN 3734 B

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