• Short Summary

    Good item showing new artistes in France, and Maurice Chevalier after 50 year career.

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    Unissued / Unused material.

    Up and coming artistes in France follow Maurice Chevalier.

    Various shots as singer and actor Maurice Chevalier is made Honorary Citizen of Marne la Coquette where he lives, to commemorate his career which has lasted half a century. Various shots of Gilbert Becaud singing 'Wooden Heads' about today's youngsters. Cut-ins of audience applauding. Various shots as Becaud takes an early morning horse ride.

    MS another young artiste Pierrette Bruno on merry-go-round horse. Various shots Annie Anderson as she goes up to kiosk to buy a sweepstake lottery ticket, and autographs photograph of herself for woman behind counter. MS Anderson in horse and trap down the Champs Elysees.

    LS's French actor Jean Marais as he leaves his house and crosses garden to statue of horse. LS scene from one of his films 'Le Capitan' he is dressed in period costume and riding a horse.

    Various shots of comedian Bourvil in costume and then in real life capacity as gentleman farmer, his wife and children are pulling a plough whilst he is flicking the whip at them, he says he knows it's not humane but what can you do?......

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:22:57:00 / 01:25:01:00
    UN 3414 D

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