• Short Summary

    Pablo Picasso celebrates his 80th birthday in the village of Vallauris, South of France.

  • Description

    Title reads: "Picasso 80 Not Out".

    Vallauris, South of France.

    Artist Pablo Picasso is 80 years old. C/U Picasso examining one of his vases. C/U painting. C/U Picasso working on one of his pieces of pottery. C/U Picasso examining metal statuette with a woman.

    Panning shot village of Vallauris. C/U one of his statue's in the streets. M/S people running and dancing past Picasso in carnival procession to mark his birthday. C/U Picasso smiling.

    C/U an exhibition of his work in Vallauris: this painting is called "A Schoolgirl 1918". Zoom into C/U a portrait painted in 1952. C/U a portrait of his fourth wife Jacqueline painted in 1960. C/U Picasso looking at the painting.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1740.08
    Media URN:
    54004
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    02/11/1961
    Sound:
    sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:18:49:00 / 01:19:36:00
    Canister:
    61/88

Comments (2)

  1. jamied says

    Picasso turned 80 on 25 October 1961.

    Also seen in this clip, (currently documented), at 00:45 is the French writer Jean Cocteau.

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  2. jamied says

    My comment above should have read "Also seen in this clip, (currently undocumented)........"!

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