• Short Summary

    People of Morocco welcomes its Sultan returning after two years of French-imposed exile.

  • Description

    Rabat, Morocco.

    SCU. Sultan of Morocco, Sidi Mohammed Ben Yousef (Mohammed V) walking down gangway from plane, & CU. Sultan walking down gangway from plane, & CU. CU Sultan walking amongst crowd from plane. TV. Crowds around Sultan. GTV. Sultan walking along, crowds surging around him. CU. Sultan walking amongst crowds with General Andre de Bois. TV. General and Sultan entering car, crowds surging around them. SCU. Sultan in the car, big crowds all round, car moving off to Rabat, & GV. Cameraman in the car travelling along the route. People standing on coach, waving (several shots). GV. Crowd waving, helicopter passes over. SCU. Crowds outside palace gate. CU Sultan walking towards and sitting down on throne. SCU. Sultan sitting on the throne (two shots). Sultan was in French imposed exile for the two years but Moroccan people forced the French to let him return home.

    (F.G.) (Orig "I")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    551.19
    Media URN:
    31250
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    24/11/1955
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:38:00 / 01:20:53:00
    Canister:
    55/94

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