• Short Summary

    Vincent Auriol becomes the President of France after Charles de Gaulle's resignation.

  • Description

    Paris, France.

    Long shot, exterior of the French Government building in Paris. French Foreign Minster, Mr Georges Bidault arriving and entering the building. Elderly man with beard and spectacles speaking into camera on his way to door. He enters the building. More shots of the exterior of the building and surroundings.

    Several men enter a room, one of them is newly elected President Vincent Auriol. He stands at desk. He shows a document, press taking photographs, he smiles. He shakes hands with several people. Close up shot of President Auriol speaking to camera - no sound. Close up shot of a document with two signatures.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2173.18
    Media URN:
    74280
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1946
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:26:00 / 01:39:38:00
    Canister:
    UN 1326 E

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