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  • Short Summary

    Material relating to newsreel story - "De Gaulle State Visit" - 60/29.

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    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "De Gaulle State Visit" - 60/29.

    M/S of Prince Philip (Duke of Edinburgh) walking along with French President Charles de Gaulle and Guard to inspect Guard of Honour, various shots as he inspects the men. L/S as they stand to attention as President and Queen Elizabeth II emerge from train station followed by other members of the royal family. M/S of de Gaulle stood with the Queen, he salutes (they are probably listening to the French national anthem.)

    M/S as the royal cars pull up at Victoria station and the Queen and Prince Philip get out. M/S of de Gaulle inspecting Guards again. Various shots as he meets dignitaries. L/S as train pulls into station. L/S as de Gaulle gets off followed by his wife, they both meet the Queen and other members of the royal family. C/U de Gaulle and Queen.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued / unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:46:00 / 01:51:46:00
    60/29 B (Selected Originals)

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