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  • Short Summary

    Field Marshal Montgomery visits France to meet his French colleagues.

  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    Paris, France. Field Marshal Montgomery visits France to meet his French colleagues.

    Western Union Commander-in-Chief, Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery stepping from plane at Orly airport, Paris, pan as he walks. He is greeted by military officials, including General Blanc, General Goudereau and General Bonafe. Monty shaking hands with Generals. He walks away from plane. Towards and Pan, Monty inspecting Guard of Honour. Long shot of General Montgomery walking through ranks, inspecting guard. Close up shot of Monty saluting regimental colours.

    Chateau de Fontainebleau. Long shot of Monty with group of officers standing outside the Chateau. Pan up the Chateau. High angle long shot of Monty and officers standing in ground of Chateau talking. Monty talking to one-armed Scottish officer.

    Possibly connected with 48/96 - MD.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1524.05
    Media URN:
    59822
    Group:
    Unknown sel originals
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:37:00 / 01:05:20:00
    Canister:
    UNSO Reel 044 A

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