• Short Summary

    French Police take Robert Avril, killer of Janet Marshall, to the scene of his crime.

  • Description

    France.

    French Police take Robert Avril, killer of the English school teacher Janet Marshall, to the scene of his crime to reconstruct the murder.

    SV. Robert Avril, self-confessed murderer of Nottingham school teacher Janet Marshall, being led away from car the to scene of crime (title super over). SCU. Back shot of crowd around car. CU. Examining magistrate Judge Detraux walking past camera. SCU. Prisoner walking in front of judge and other men to scene of crime. GS. Gates of cemetery. CU. Janet Marshall's grave. CU. Roses on grave. SCU. Prisoner demonstrating to judge and lawyer how he committed crime. SCU. & SCU. & CU. Prisoner twisting string round policeman's neck. GV. Back shot, crowd watching. SCU. Prisoner surrounded by gendarmes. SCU. Prisoner entering car. CU. Interior, prisoner talking to judge.

    (F.G.) (Orig.H.)

    Newspaper cuttings relating to the murder of Janet Marshall are amongst paperwork.

    Selected originals exist for this item, please see separate paperwork.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    565.06
    Media URN:
    31429
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    19/01/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:57:00 / 01:05:46:00
    Canister:
    56/6

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