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  • Short Summary

    Millions of television viewers across Europe saw the ceremony in Paris.

  • Description

    Place Fontenay, Paris, France.

    CU. Alexander Calder's mobile, Eiffel Tower in background. LS.UNESCO building. CU. UNESCO building. LS.CU. President of France, Rene Coty arriving and being welcomed by representatives. GV Flags of various nations. CU.President Coty. CU Flags. Various shots of Coty accompanied by various representatives, walking past crowds. CU Panning shot of Picasso's mural. LS.Coty being greeted. CU. Mr. Radhakrishnan, Vice President of India, speaking. VS Assembly. CU. Coty making speech. VS assembly.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2918.24
    Media URN:
    84237
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1958
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:18:00 / 01:45:46:00
    Canister:
    UN 3153 D

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    The inaugurate seen here took place on 3 November 1958.

    "Place Fontenay" in text and tags should read Place de Fontenoy.

    "Mr. Radhakrishnan, Vice President of India, speaking." - this is Mr Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan. Despite what it says in the shpts list, he doesn't speak.

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