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  • Short Summary

    Material relating to the newsreel story "People In The News - French Murder Trial" - 52/18.

  • Description

    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "People In The News - French Murder Trial" - 52/18.

    Mute version of Newsreel Story - First shot not superimposed.

    Marie Besnard (56) accused of 12 murders.

    Poitiers, France.

    GV. Town of Poitiers where trial is taking place. GV. Exterior Palace of Justice at Poitiers. SV. Marie Besnard alights from police wagon and walks towards. CU. B/V Besnard and police entering Palace of Justice. GV. Court room in Palace of Justice. SV. Marie Besnard sitting in dock. GV. Graveyard at Loudun. CU. Tomb stone. (3 shots). GV. Court room in Palace of Justice at Poitiers. SV. Marie Besnard seated in dock. CU. Marie Besnard.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    17.28
    Media URN:
    27114
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:24:00 / 01:37:01:00
    Canister:
    52/18 C (Selected Originals)

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