A very large painting of Charles De Gaulle is hoisted up a cliff face.
Unissued / Unused material -
MS Artist Rene Casassus and his wife (who is carrying a painting) as they enter their caravan. MS Of artist Casassus painting. Ground to air shot of helicopter in flight, pan down rope attached to 'Copter to show giant sized painting of French President General Charles de Gaulle being unfolded. MSs as Casassus and his wife run behind the painting, the wife holding the palette and Casassus feverishly trying to add touches of paint to the portrait as it flies along. Various shots as the painting is hauled up side of cliff. People are dotted about at various points holding painting down. While Casassus makes alteration to one of the eyes.
(Orig.Neg.) Old record suggests material dates from around 13/02/1961.