• Short Summary

    Vietnam War peace talks + workers show solidarity with protesting students in Paris.

  • Description

    No title. US / North Vietnamese Peace Talks begin and demonstrators march in Paris, France.

    M/S arrival of North Vietnamese delegation headed by Kuan Thuy. Zoom in to M/S crowds of photographers and television cameramen. Zoom into M/S of American delegate Averell Harriman arriving. Zoom out to show representative of the Vietnamese delegation. C/U Vietnamese delegation with Kuan Thuy in middle. Panning C/U of Averell Harriman walking over to shake hands with Kuan Thuy. C/U Averell Harriman preparing to sit down. C/U Vietnamese delegation sitting down round conference table. L/S ditto, pan to the American delegation. M/S Mr. Harriman seated at conference table. M/S Kuan Thuy at conference table. L/S conference table with both sides. M/S as door is closed on the conference.

    Various shots of massive protest march in streets. Striking workers demonstrate alongside students, they are protesting at the way the authorities treated students in recent anti-Vietnam war demos. Crowds on pavements applaud as march passes them.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2057.37
    Media URN:
    56688
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/05/1968
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:50:00 / 01:49:51:00
    Canister:
    68/40

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