• Short Summary

    French residents in Algiers demonstrate against withdrawal of Governor General Soustelle.

  • Description

    Algiers, Algeria.

    GV. Massed crowds (title super over). GV. Top shot, massed crowds. SCU. Masses crowds struggling with police. SCU. Governor General Soustelle in crowd. Top shot, crowds and tanks. GV. Swirling crowds. TV. Two tanks with police on them and crowds around. TV. Crowds surging down quayside - police trying to hold them back. Top shot, M. Soustelle going aboard liner - gangplank is suspended in mid-air. He has to jump onto ship as edge of gangplank does not connect with the other side. GV. Crowd waving at quayside. SV. M. Soustelle waving from liner. GV. Ship leaving port with massed crowds on quayside. French residents in Algiers stage huge demonstrations against withdrawal of Governor General Soustelle who is forced to leave for France.

    (Lavender.) (Orig. "D")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    563.22
    Media URN:
    31615
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    09/02/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:32:00 / 01:32:10:00
    Canister:
    56/12

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