• Short Summary

    A crowd of over 2000 attended the ceremony to mark the official opening of the memorial.

  • Description

    Central Paris, France.

    GV. of Memorial of "Unknown Jewish Martyr". CU.Inscription written on Memorial. LS.Andre Le Troquer, President of the French National Assembly, cutting tape. MS. Plaque with names of Concentration Camps written on it. Wreaths placed in front of it. CU.Wreath. C.Us of names of Concentration Camps. Various shots of men walking past Memorial, and talking among themselves. VS inside the memorial building. LS.Panning down Memorial. Various shots of men entering the officials stand, decorated with French and Israeli flags. MS.Two uniformed men saluting. GV.BV.Crowd around official stand. C.Us.people in crowd including a woman in concentration camp uniform. CU.Jewish woman crying. M.S.Types in crowd. GV.High angle, shot of crowd. MS.Flags flying, pan down to crowd. MS.Types applauding. GV.SV.Crowd, flags being raised by representatives of their countries. Panning over head shot of crowd as French National Anthem, the Marseillaise is played by band. LS.Flags being raised. MS.SV.Jewish Rabbi singing. Panning overhead shots of crowd.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2564.06
    Media URN:
    68899
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:15:01:00 / 01:18:20:00
    Canister:
    UN 2897 B

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