• Short Summary

    The Annual Paris waiters' race - they have to serve customers as they go.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "'Coming, M'Sieur'. Paris Waiters Can't Wait".

    Paris, France.

    LV Towards waiters dressed in professional clothes start race at La Place de la Madeleine.

    LV Elevated waiters racing along road.

    LV Loaded waiter runs through Square others follow.

    SV Crowd.

    SV Waiters turn into cafe and serve customers

    SV Waiters leaving cafe after serving customers.

    SV Towards and pan No 71 speed walking along road.

    LV Elevated GV waiters arriving at finish.

    SV Crowd.

    SV Waiters checking in at winning post.

    CU The Winner - No 76 - Pierre Giround - being presented with bouquet and kissed by woman.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1401.24
    Media URN:
    45607
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/04/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:24:00 / 01:34:12:00
    Canister:
    49/34

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