• Short Summary

    Rebuilt French liner gets a warm welcome on its arrival in New York.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "New York Greets New Ile De France".

    New York, United States of America (USA). Liner greeted on first post war Atlantic voyage.

    LS Aerial shot of the liner ship 'Ile de France' with propellor aircraft revolving in foreground.

    MS Ship steaming along. MS Flags pan down mast, to deck.

    MS Back view people on shore waving. LS Tugs seen through ropes of ship.

    MS Aerial shot of 'Ile de France' pan to include following tugs.

    MS Tug pan to another tug.

    LS Firefloat in action. Back view of man and woman watching in foreground.

    CU Funnel with hooter blowing,

    CU Girl wearing brief French Bathing suit (bikini style) climbing ship's ladder.

    CU Funnel. CU Angle shot funnel.

    LS Girl in swimsuit posing on ladder for photographers.

    LS Aerial shot of the 'Ile de France' with escort of tugs.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1419.30
    Media URN:
    46236
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/08/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:15:00 / 01:40:56:00
    Canister:
    49/62

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