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    A laboratory scene for testing new fuels and Citroen cars on show.

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    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    French newsreel item. Title reads: "Objectif 2000".


    The search is on for a car for the new millennium. MS A crowded 3-lane motorway in France with cars driving toward camera. LS. & CU. French car pulling in for petrol at station. CU Hand takes petrol nozzle out to fill tank. CU. French scientist Albert Ducrocq talking to camera, (mute).

    A crowded car show with people looking at all the new models on display. CU Slogan: "Citroen prefere Total". MS Family try out a new Citroen DS. GV Scientist doing test in a complicated laboratory. MS A tube of liquid being poured by mechanical arm into a flask which smokes and bubbles over. CU Pan up bubbling, connected flasks. GV Two scientists at work in lab. This test lab has been set up by Total Petrol and Citroen cars to develop fuels and cars for the future. CU Car on a test in the lab. Various CUs of Citroen car.

    Note: Date on original record: 09/10/1968. Alternative spellings: Citroen DS / Citroen DD.

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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:56:00 / 01:14:00:00
    UN 4388 E

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