• Short Summary

    Paris fish traders give free seafood buffet after Torrey Canyon disaster ruins beaches. France.

  • Description

    No title - Paris fish traders give free seafood party. Brittany and Paris, France.

    Various shots of oiled-up beach in Brittany with French workers cleaning up after the Torrey Canyon disaster. M/S French workers shovelling up oil and sludge into container. C/U of feet going through thick sludge. Various shots as the sludge is shovelled into containers. C/U of thick oily sludge going into container. M/S lone seabird flying over empty beach.

    Interior shots large buffet lunch in Paris. C/U seafood laid out on table, camera pans up to show table. M/S chef grilling fish. M/S as chef hands fish on plate to little girl who picks one up and lets it drop back onto plate. M/S of large crowd at tables. C/U fishermen opening oysters, pan up to line of fishermen. C/U oysters being opened. M/S tray of oysters passed over and placed on table. M/S people eating oysters. C/U gendarme in uniform pouring out drink. M/S people being given drink. Various shots as they drink and eat.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:46:00 / 01:30:56:00

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