• Short Summary

    Sultan of Morocco returns from French-imposed exile after abdication of his successor.

  • Description

    Paris, France & Casablanca, Morocco.

    LV. Sultan of Morocco Sidi Mohammed Ben Youssef's plane arriving at Villa Coublay Military Airport after French-imposed exile in Madagascar. SV. Arab Chiefs dressed in traditional costume are at the airport to greet him. SV. & SCU. Sultan Ben Youssef stepping down from plane and being greeted. SV. Pressmen being pulled away by police from door. SV. Sultan Ben Youssef being greeted by Moroccan leaders. GV. Crowds in Casablanca celebrating in front of the Ben Youssef mosque. SV. & CU. Crowds holding portraits of their Sultan. LV. French imposed, now former Sultan of Morocco, Sidi Mohammed Ben Moulay Arafa, coming out onto the steps at the Elysee Palace with French President Rene Coty. SV. Moroccan Chiefs with Ben Arafa posing for photographers with President Rene Coty. CU. & SV. Ben Arafa and President Coty. GV. Monsieur Pinay's official residence at Le Celle Saint Cloud. SV. Car driving through gates. SV. Pressmen running into room. SV. French Foreign Minister Antoine Pinay talking to Sultan Ben Youssef through an interpreter. SCU. Ben Youssef. SCU. Interpreter talking to Pinay. SV. Mass of pressmen. SCU. Sultan of Morocco Ben Youssef.

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

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    hd format:
    HD at Filmfinity
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:02:28:00 / 01:03:26:00

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