• Short Summary

    Premier Mollet booed and stoned by French residents when he visited Algiers,

  • Description

    Algiers, Algeria.

    LV. Crowd milling around War Memorial (title super over) SV. French Prime Minister Guy Mollet inspecting troops. GV. Crowd waving flags. CU. Algerian troops on guard at War Memorial. TV. Surging crowd. TV. Police advancing towards crowd. GV. Police standing in front of crowd. TV. Crowd becoming restless and pushing against police - the demonstration shows signs of turning into a riot. GV. Native troops on guard with Bren gun. CU. Gendarmes with hands linked. TV. Police beating crowd with sticks and rifles. GV. Troops rushing to disturbance. SV. Tear gas exploding and being fired into crowd. LV. More troops rushing with tear gas spread about. TV. Wounded man being carried down steps. CU. Wounded man being carried. TV. Wounded man being carried down steps. GV. Wounded man being carried down street, passing camera. GV. Mollet's car being driven through deserted streets at high speed.

    (F.G.) (Orig.F.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    569.04
    Media URN:
    31481
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    13/02/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:31:00 / 01:03:45:00
    Canister:
    56/13

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